Rossiya (icebreaker)

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Ледокол Россия в плавучем доке.jpg
Rossiya on a dry dock
Career
Name: Rossiya (Россия)
Owner: Russian Federation
Operator: Atomflot (Rosatom)
Port of registry: Murmansk,  Russia
Builder: Baltic Shipyard, Saint Petersburg, Russia
Yard number: 702
Completed: 20 December 1985
Refit: 2007
Identification: IMO number: 8424240
Call sign: UCJU
Status: In service
General characteristics [1]
Class & type: Arktika-class nuclear icebreaker
Tonnage: 20,680 GT
6,204 NT
2,713 DWT
Displacement: 23,625 tons
Length: 150 m (492 ft)
Beam: 30 m (98 ft)
Draft: 11 m (36 ft)
Depth: 17.2 m (56 ft)
Ice class: RMRS Icebreaker9
Installed power: Two OK-900A nuclear reactors (2 × 171 MW)
Two steam turbogenerators (2 × 27.6 MW)
Propulsion: Nuclear-turbo-electric
Three shafts (3 × 17.6 MW)
Speed: 21 knots (39 km/h; 24 mph) (maximum)

Rossiya (Russian: Россия) is a Russian Arktika-class nuclear-powered icebreaker. As of 2012, she is the oldest nuclear-powered icebreaker in service.

During the winter of 2012-2013, Rossiya will be stationed in the Gulf of Finland.[2]

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