of a small harbor tug. The harbor tug of Project 1496 is intended for towing and
berthing operations in harbor, off-harbour and coastal areas, oil spill response
activities, assisting operations in ports. Tugs of this project served on all
fleets of the USSR and later - the Russian Federation.
Harbor tug BUK-1240
laid down at the Azov Shipyard, commissioned in 1979. Then renamed to RB-209.
| Displacement (tons):|
|Speed (knots):|| 11,4|
|Range:|| 1450 nmi (10,5 knots)|
|Autonomy (days):|| 6|
|Propulsion:|| 1x315 hp 8ChNSP18/22-1
diesel, 1x18 kW DGKN-40,4ch8,5/11 diesel-generator|