In the Odessa region exploded centennial mine

В Одесской области взорвали столетнюю мину

Mina had been in the water about 100 years

Discovered on April 12 the subject matter experts identified as the mine for submarines Sautter-Harle HS1 production in 1920.

Pyrotechnics defused gschs in Odessa region mine for submarines production of 1920, discovered in the waters of the Danube on 12 April.

As reported on Saturday, April 14, a press-service gschs, discovered April 12, the subject specialists are identified as a mine for submarines Sautter-Harle HS1.

On Friday, April 13, with the help of the boat of sea protection of this mine, weighing 480 kg towed to 99-98 km of the river Danube and destroyed. In conducting pyrotechnic works involved five personnel and two units of special equipment.

Note that in early April on the river Danube there were three mines: one sailed on the territory of Romania, the other two brought to Ishmael. Among them was another mine weighs 480 kg in full battle gear with the affected area up to 500 metres.

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