Purga-class icebreaker

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<tr valign=top> <th colspan="2" height="30pt" style="background-color: #B0C4DE; text-align: center; vertical-align: middle;">Class overview</th> </tr><tr valign=top><td>Builders:</td><td> Almaz shipbuilding company</td></tr><tr valign=top><td>Operators:</td><td> Naval Ensign of Russia.svg Russian Navy/Border Guard Service of Russia</td></tr><tr valign="top"><td>Preceded by:</td><td> Ivan Susanin class icebreaker</td></tr><tr valign=top><td>Built:</td><td> 2007–present day</td></tr><tr valign=top><td> In commission:</td><td> 2009–present day</td></tr><tr valign=top><td>Completed:</td><td> 2</td></tr><tr valign=top><td>Active:</td><td> 2</td></tr> Template:Infobox ship characteristics

The Purga class are a group of icebreaker Patrol ships operated by the Russian maritime border guard. The Project 22120 patrol ship Purga (en,code "blizzard") is a new generation border patrol vessel. Originally founded as a big revenue cutter. Vessel has ice strengthening, providing independent navigation in a rarefied one-year ice thickness up to 0.6 m in winter and spring to navigate and up to 0.8 m thick in summer and autumn navigation.[1]


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Name Builders Laid down Launched Commissioned Fleet
PS-824 Almaz shipbuilding company 2007 24 December 2009 22 December 2010 Pacific Ocean
PS-825 Almaz shipbuilding company 25 November 2011 5 December 2012[2] 6 July 2013[3] Pacific Ocean


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