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January 21 in the main base of Northern fleet — Severomorsk — will be the ceremonial raising of the flag of the auxiliary fleet of the Navy on the new sea tanker “Academician Pashin”. This day will be the date the official enrollment of a vessel in the Northern fleet. The ceremony was attended by the crew of the tanker, the Navy, and invited guests.

Last year, a new sea tanker “Academician Pashin” successfully passed the full test programme in the Barents sea. At separate stages in the trial of the tanker was involved warships of the Navy, including heavy nuclear missile cruiser “Peter the Great” and the frigate “Admiral Gorshkov”.

The ship is the newest tanker in the forces of the material-technical and logistical support of the Northern fleet.


The average sea tanker-supplier “Academic Pashin” of 23130 project built at Nevsky shipyard. It is equipped with diesel single-shaft installation, and bow thruster. Has ice class “Arc 4”. Cabin crew and passengers, as well as back offices are located in the aft living cabin.

The vessel is equipped with devices for transfer of liquid and dry cargoes Wake and traversal ways to go in the sea. His cargo system is designed for the simultaneous transport of eight types of goods.

The length and width of the tanker is 130 and 21 meters respectively. The maximum speed of 16 knots. Autonomy — 60 days. The crew — 24 persons. The maximum displacement of 9 tons.

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