converted Moma (Project 861M) is an Electronic Intelligence gathering ship converted
from Moma class survey ship / buoy tenders. Ships in this series were built in
Gdansk, Poland. Total for this project during the 1967-73 biennium. 29 vessels
have been built, some of them (9 units) has been transformed into a intelligence
ship under Project 861M. The ships continue in service with the Russian Navy.
survey vessel Ekwator laid down at the Stocznia Polnocna Shipyard, Gdansk, Poland
(yard No.861/6), launched 30 March 1968, commissioned 31 October 1968.
1976 the ship was converted to the intelligence ship.
Now in service.
| Displacement (tons):|
nmi (11 knots)|
|Propulsion:||2x1800 hp Zgoda-Sulzer
6ÒD-48 diesels, 2 controllable pitch propellers, 3x259 kW 5BAH22 diesel-generators,
1x52 kW S324M diesel-generator|
system Strela (16 missiles)|
Bizan ESM radar system, 2 Don navigation radars, sonar MG-329 Sheksna, underwater
communication system MG-13, underwater communication system MG-26 Khosta, station
MI-110K, special electronics: Vitok-AK, MRR-1-7, Vakhta-M, Vakhta-10, Vakhta-12,
Vizit-M, Rotor-N, Uzel, Kayra, Oktava|
73 (11 officers)|