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Yevgenya-class minesweeper

The Yevgenia class are a group of minesweepers built for the Soviet Navy and export customers between 1967 and 1980. The Soviet designation was Project 1258 Korund.

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Russian Navy minesweeper RT-71 in 2012.
Class overview
Name: Yevgenya class (Project 1258)
Built: 1967–1980
In commission: 1967–present day
Completed: 45
Retired: ?
General characteristics
Type: inshore minesweeper
Displacement: 88.5 tons standard, 94 tons full load
Length: 26.13 meters
Beam: 5.9 meters
Draught: 1.3 meters
Propulsion: 2 shaft diesel engines 850 hp
Speed: 12 knots (22 km/h)
Range: 300 nautical miles (555.6 km) at 10 knots (19 km/h)
Crew: 10
Sensors and
processing systems:
MG-7 sonar
  • 2–14.5 mm machine guns
  • Sweeps MT34, SEMT-1, AT-2, Neva, GKT-3


These were small minehunters built for inshore work. The hulls were constructed of glass-reinforced plastic.


See alsoEdit


  • Gardiner, Robert (ed.) (1995). Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1947–1995. London: Conway Maritime. ISBN 0-85177-605-1. OCLC 34284130.CS1 maint: extra text: authors list (link) Also published as Gardiner, Robert; Chumbley, Stephen; Budzbon, Przemysław (1995). Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1947–1995. Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press. ISBN 1-55750-132-7. OCLC 34267261.
  • (in English) All Yevgenya Class Minesweepers - Complete Ship List