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Ivan Khurs
Ivan Khurs
Ivan Khurs
Ivan Khurs
Ivan Khurs
Ivan Khurs
Ivan Khurs
Ivan Khurs
Ivan Khurs
Ivan Khurs
Ivan Khurs
Ivan Khurs
Ivan Khurs
Ivan Khurs
Intelligence Ship Ivan Khurs
Project 18280 / Yuriy Ivanov class

The Yuriy Ivanov-class (Project 18280) is a new type of Russian intelligence collection ship. The ship is designed by the JSC "Central Design Bureau Iceberg". The displacement of the ship is more than 4,000 tons, the cruising range not less than 8 thousand miles and its armament consists of light anti-aircraft weapons. The ship on its performance characteristics and capabilities is considerably superior to similar vessels of previous generations mainly due to the versatility and high level of automation and systems integration. The vessels of this class are designed for providing communication.

The reconnaissance ship was named after Vice-Admiral Ivan Khurs (09.29.1922- 12.28.2002), who contributed to organizing and developing of the permanent naval intelligence service of the Soviet Navy.

Intelligence ship Ivan Khurs laid down 14 November 2013 at the Severnaya Verf, St. Petersburg, launched 16 May 2017, commissioned 25 June 2018.

Now in service.

Displacement (tons):
Full load:4000
Dimensions (m):
Speed (knots):20
Range:8000 nmi (16 knots)
Autonomy (days):-
Propulsion: 2x2720 hp 5DRA diesels, 2 fixed pitch propellers, ADG-630 x630 kW diesel-generators
Armament:6 9K38 «Igla» SAM system launchers (32 9M39 missiles)
2x1 14,5 mm MTPU-1 «Zhalo»
Electronics:MR-231-3 navigation radar


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