Purga-class icebreaker

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Корабли БОХР в Находке.JPG
PS-824 (first right)
Class overview
Builders: Almaz shipbuilding company
Operators: Russian Border Guard.svg Russian Coast Guard
Preceded by: Ivan Susanin class
Built: 2007–present
In commission: 2010–present
Planned: 5
Building: 1
Completed: 3
Active: 2
General characteristics
Type: Icebreaker patrol vessel
Displacement: 1,066 tons full load
Length: 71 m
Beam: 10.4 m
Draught: 3.5 m
Propulsion: 2 shaft diesel (ABC 16M VZDC-1000-180) 5,440 hp
Speed: 24 knots
Range: 6,000 km at 14 knots
Complement: 25
Sensors and
processing systems:
MR-231 radar
  • Small Arms
  • Provision for 1 x AK-306M on bow
Aircraft carried: Helipad for Ka-226 Helicopter
Aviation facilities: helicopter pad

The Purga class are a group of icebreaker Patrol ships operated by the Russian Coast Guard. The Project 22120 patrol ship Purga (en,code "blizzard") is a new generation border patrol vessel. It was built as a big revenue cutter. Vessel has ice strengthening, providing independent navigation in a rarefied one-year ice thickness up to 0.6 m in winter and spring to navigate and up to 0.8 m thick in summer and autumn navigation.[1]


Name Builders Laid down Launched Commissioned Status Fleet
PS-824 Almaz shipbuilding company 2007 24 December 2009 22 December 2010 Active Pacific
PS-825 Almaz shipbuilding company 25 November 2011 5 December 2012[2] 6 July 2013[3] Active Pacific
"Kamchatka" Almaz shipbuilding company 24 May 2017 17 May 2018[4] 2018 Launched Pacific
Almaz shipbuilding company April 2018[4] 2019 Under construction
Almaz shipbuilding company 2019 On order

See also[edit]


  1. ^ http://topwar.ru/3853-proekt-22120-pogranichnyj-patrulnyj-korabl-shifr-purga.html Purga
  2. ^ http://bmpd.livejournal.com/401736.html
  3. ^ http://sdelanounas.ru/blogs/36184/
  4. ^ a b "Спущено на воду пограничное патрульное судно "Камчатка" проекта 22120". bmpd.livejournal.com. 21 May 2018. Retrieved 28 October 2018.