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.
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):|
nmi (16 knots)|
|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»