BORIS CHILIKIN (AOR) class Weapon Systems // Ships // Auxiliary

Country of Origin: Russia

These are naval versions of the VELIKIY OKTYABR-class merchant tankers. Twelve ships of this class were built for the Soviet merchant marine. DNESTR was renamed on April 5, 1997. HULL:The class has a deadweight tonnage of 16,300 tons. Cargo capacity is 8,250 tons fuel oil, 2,050 tons diesel fuel, 1,000 tons jet fuel (kerosene), 450 tons fresh water, 450 tons boiler feed water, 250 tons lube oil and 220 tons dry cargo (mostly provisions). There are provisions in these ships for transferring...


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