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    Project 12700 Minesweeper thread

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    Post  Sujoy Thu Sep 02, 2021 10:46 am

    Indian Navy released an RFI (last month) for the outright purchase or lease of 3-5 Mine Countermeasure Vessels (MMCV).

    Indian Navy is a former operator of the Natya class (Project 266M) known here in India as the Pondicherry-class minesweeper.

    Russian Navy is also modernizing its mine warfare capabilities with the Alexandrite-class (project 12700) mine counter measure vessel. The second-hand MCM vessels that India seeks may therefore come from Russia.
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    Post  walle83 Thu Sep 02, 2021 2:58 pm

    Strange that only one ship so far has ended up in the Baltic Fleet.
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    Post  George1 Mon Sep 06, 2021 10:12 pm

    The newest mine defense ship "Vladimir Yemelyanov" arrived at its permanent base in Sevastopol, having made the transition from the Baltic Fleet to the Black Sea Fleet, the press service of the Black Sea Fleet said on Monday.

    https://tass.ru/armiya-i-opk/12311135
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    Post  George1 Wed Sep 08, 2021 11:02 am

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    Post  George1 Fri Sep 10, 2021 11:46 am

    Minesweeper "Afanasy Ivannikov" of project 12700 laid down

    On September 9, 2021 at Sredne-Nevsky Shipbuilding Plant JSC (SNSZ, part of United Shipbuilding Corporation JSC - USC) in St. Petersburg, a groundbreaking ceremony was held for the Russian Navy's Afanasy Ivannikov "project 12700 (code" Alexandrite ") with serial number 529. This is the ninth ship in the series of project 12700.

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    Post  George1 Fri Nov 26, 2021 1:47 pm

    The Project 12700 (Alexandrite-class) seventh mine countermeasures ship Anatoly Shlemov slated for entering service with Russia’s Pacific Fleet in 2022 was floated out at the Sredne-Nevsky Shipyard in St. Petersburg on Friday, a TASS correspondent reported from the scene.

    https://tass.com/defense/1366927

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    Post  Hole Fri Nov 26, 2021 7:04 pm

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    Post  Krepost Wed Dec 08, 2021 5:52 pm

    Black Sea Fleet: Ivan Antonov and Vladimir Yemelyaev

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    Post  Krepost Thu Dec 09, 2021 11:23 pm

    The Pyotr Ilichev is on sea trials. Soon to join the Navy (pacific Fleet).

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    Post  Scorpius Sun Dec 12, 2021 4:43 pm

    Order of the commander of the naval minesweeper "Vladimir Yemelyanov", dated November 14, 2019, No. 245

    Despite the acute shortage of qualified personnel in the Navy of the Russian Federation, there are cases of unfair performance of their duties. So, as a result of simple but inept movements of Lieutenant Shapovalov Alexander Valeryevich, on November 14, 2019 at 6:30, Shapovalov's wife Eva Alexandrovna, instead of the future defender of the Motherland, gave birth to a girl, Evgenia - weighing 4 kilograms and 51 centimeters tall.
    I order you to congratulate Lieutenant Shapovalov Alexander Valeryevich on the birth of his daughter for the unscrupulous unperformance of his duties in manning and strengthening the glorious Russian Fleet. To throw Lieutenant Shapovalov Alexander Valeryevich overboard in the Baltic Sea; to give out 100 grams of vodka. In the future, consider him a bungler until correction. The order should be brought to all personnel, executed immediately.

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    Post  Krepost Wed Jan 05, 2022 7:14 pm

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    Post  Krepost Thu Jan 06, 2022 6:05 pm

    Some photoshop included.
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    Post  Krepost Mon Jan 10, 2022 7:16 pm

    With the arrival of Georgy Kurbatov, the Black Sea Fleet has now 3 pr. 12700 modern minesweepers.
    Moored at Sevastopol:
    - Vladimir Yemelyaev (466)
    - Georgy Kurbatov (631)
    - Ivan Antonov (460)

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    Arrival of Georgy Kurbatov:
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    Post  Mir Tue Jan 11, 2022 7:13 am

    Interesting size comparison between the 12700 and the 266M.

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