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Northern Sea Route Directory of Icebreaking Ships

©1996 :: ISBN#0-9644311-0-6
Soft cover :: 8.5"x11" :: 218 pages.

The Northern Sea Route Directory is a reference listing nearly 750 ice-capable ships.
Directory includes ships' technical information, statistics on the world icebreaking fleet,
and a list of helpful organizations and literature. The scope of Directory covers: all
Icebreakers, except fishing, port, shallow-river and small lake ships; virtually all ships
strengthened to and above Baltic ice class A, Russian ice class L1, and a majority of
their non-Russian equivalents.

Ships are indexed by name, type, and ice class. Information includes:
- bow shape
- upper deck/side/section views
- cargo capacity & handling equipment
- ice propulsion capability
- propulsion system features
- maneuvering features
- dimensions
- tonnage
- draft
- displacement
- deadweight
- power
- bollard thrust,
- speed
- range
- modifications
- others