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Photographer:Aaron Fox [View profile]Title:VASILIY GOLOVNINAdded:Jan 19, 2008
Photo Category: General cargo ships built 1980-1989 (Over 3000gt)
Arrving into Auckland on the 6/01/2008
Anyone got info on this boat
Vessel Identification
Name:Vasiliy Golovnin
Technical Data
Vessel type:General Cargo
Gross tonnage:13,514 tons
Summer DWT:10,700 tons
Length:164 m
Beam:22 m
Draught:6.4 m

Additional Information
Home port:Vladivostok
Class society:Russian Maritime Shipping Register
Build year:1988
AIS Information
Last known position:
33°54’22.44” S, 18°25’52.32” E
Speed, course (heading):
0kts, 252° (315°)
Location:Za Cpt
Arrival:12th Jan 2019
12:00:01 UTC
Last update:
9 seconds ago
Source:AIS (AirNav ShipTrax)

Port history
2017 June 29th, 12:00:05 UTCRuarh
2017 May 16th, 08:00:53 UTCMurmansk
2017 May 16th, 08:00:05 UTCMurmansk
2016 April 20th, 08:00:09 UTCRu_arh
2016 April 1st, 06:00:08 UTCSpalg
2016 January 23rd, 20:00:07 UTCArbue
2016 January 21st, 10:00:22 UTCArlpg
2015 April 19th, 20:00:02 UTCSt Peterburg
2015 April 19th, 15:00:51 UTCSt Petersburg
2015 April 6th, 03:00:15 UTCEslpa
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Photo Comments (1)

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Derek Lilley on Jan 18, 2008 17:25 (11 years ago)
Hi Aaron,
This vessel is an arctic Ro-Ro cargo ship,Russian built Vitus Bering type.
They are specially designed for the arctic with ice breaking capabilitiy(up to 0.8m thick at 1.5 knots)Can take 326 TEU(198 hold 128 deck).Can take heavy cargo and rolling cargo.Has 5 12.5t cranes.Five holds and seven hatches.Starboard aft door and ramp(max.vehicle weight 43.5 tons)Hanger and flight deck for two helicopters.
Built 1988 BY Kherson shipyard Yard No.5004
Tons 10690dwt,13514 gross,8784 net.
Dims. 159.8 x 22.4 x 9.0m
Engines Two 12 cyl Wartsila/Sulzer(15580 bhp)driving 2 generators connected to electric motor(12643 shp) and geared to sc shaft.
Speed 16.5 knots
Other ships in class Vitus Bering 1986,Aleksey Chirikov 1987,Vladimir Arsenyev 1987,Stepan Krasheninnikov 1989(now called Antarctica).
I hope this is of use to you.
Kind regards
Info from Soviet Merchant Ships,Miramar.
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