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MAXSIM GORKIY inland passenger ship

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MAXSIM GORKIY inland passenger ship

Postby aukepalmhof » Tue Oct 01, 2019 8:45 pm

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Built as a river cruise vessel one of Project Q-040 under yard no k 704 by the Österreichische Schiffswerften AG, Korneuburg Austria for the Volga Shipping Company.
Launched as MAXIM GORKIY one sister the ALEKSANDR PUSHKIN.
Displacement 2,099 ton, dim. 110.1 x 14.5 x 2.2m. (draught)
Powered by two diesel engines, 1,813 hp, twin shafts, speed 22 km/h.
Accommodation for 182 passengers, crew 66.
April 1974 completed.

She was built for cruising in the Volga – Neva basin, and she is the most comfortable river cruise ship currently in service.
2019 In service, currently owned and managed by Vodohof, with homeport Nizhny Novgorod.

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Russia 1987 5k sg 5758, scott ?.
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