Wednesday, 10 July 2013

The Russian Navy's landing ship Minsk 127 in Øresund

Russian landing ship Minsk 127 in Øresund on July 9, 2013.

Yesterday afternoon the Russian Navy's Ropucha class landing ship Minsk 127 was going northward in Øresund. The 112.5 m x 15 m Minsk is a Ro-Ro design with a tank deck stretching the entire length of the hull. The Ropucha class ships were built for the Soviet Navy by the Northern Shipyard in Gdansk, Poland. The ship has a crew of 95, of which seven are officers. 


  1. This ship passed Dover in the Southwest lane 12/7/13

  2. This ship passed Istanbul strait and Canakkale strait to aegean sea at 06:35 Turkish time in 24/09/2013