Vessel nationality:        Russia

Vessel owner:        Morskoy Servis

Vessel operator:        Arctic & Antarctic Research Institute

Vessel web page:        www.sevmeteo.ru/company/bef.shtml

       

Vessel Activities and Operating Areas        

Vessel's main activity:        

Vessel operating areas:        

       

Vessel Characteristics        

Year and place built:        1975; Khersons Shipyard, Kherson

Type of engine:        

Vessel length in meters:        133.13

Beam (Breadth) in meters:        18.85

Draft in meters:        9.2

Vessel type:        Ice-strengthened Oceanographic Research Vessel

Displacement GRT:        14185

       

Vessel Performance and Capabilities        

Cruising speed (knots, open water):        14

Endurance (days):        

Icebreaking capability:        

       

Accommodations        

Crew berths:        54

Scientist berths:        78