Rusting Away (25 images)
The Cold War is over. This is what's left over, the Russian Attack Submarine "Scorpion" - NATO Designator Foxtrot-Class, built in 1972 at the Sudomekh Shipyard, Leningrad. It operated with the Russian Pacific Fleet until it was decommissioned in 1994, when it was sold to a group of Australian businessmen, who converted it into a museum vessel on display at the Australian National Maritime Museum. Now one cared, and in 1998 it was moved out here, to Long Beach, down by the Queen...