Cherskii

Cherskii

 

an urban-type settlement and administrative center of Nizhnekolymsk Raion, Yakut ASSR. Cherskii is a port on the Kolyma River. The settlement has a fish-processing plant, a meat-dairy combine, and a reindeer-breeding and fur-farming sovkhoz. The floating gas-turbine electric power plant Severnoe Siianie-01 is in Cherskii. The settlement was named in honor of J. Czerski (I. D. Cherskii).

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He flies to Moscow, then takes a sixhour flight to the republic's capital of Yakutsk, then another plane to the former Soviet port of Cherskii.