AKADEMIK SERGEY VAVILOV
Finnish-built for the Russian Academy of Science, this ship was designed to travel quietly, during hydro-acoustic research. The ship is stable yet manoeuvrable. External stabilizers and a built-in trimming system provide exceptional stability. Akademik Sergey Vavilov has an ice-strengthened hull and a cruising speed in open water of 14.5 knots.
Onboard there are 50 cabins all of which have exterior views, a dining room, a theatre style presentation room, a panoramic lounge and bar, a polar library and a clinic with licensed doctor.