Allied Warships

Heavy cruisers

Kirov (Project 26) class

2 ships

Technical information

TypeHeavy cruiser
Displacement7880 BRT 
Length626 feet 
Complement932 men 
Armament9 7.1" guns (3x3).
6 / 8 3.9" guns (6/8x1).
3 45mm AA (3x1).
6 21" torpedo tubes (2x3).
100 mines.
2 aircraft.
1 catapult. 
Max speed36 knots
EnginesGeared turbines, 2 shafts 
Power119750 HP 
Notes on class 

All ships of the Kirov (Project 26) class

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2 Heavy cruisers of the Kirov (Project 26) class.

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