Bulgarian Navy – Auxiliaries and Other Ships

Auxiliaries and Other Ships

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Mesar Class Tanker AORL LOA 320′ TDISP 3,240 tons (1 active)

Atiya 302 (1987)Atiya Atia 2008

Kapitan 1st Rank Dimitri Dobrev 206 (1988) Bereza class Degaussing Ship (1988) varna LOA 228′ TDISP 2,050 tons. A unit of a larger class of Polish-built shipsKapitan 1st Rank Dimitri Dobrev 206 Varna 2019

Proteo 224 (2004) Rescue Vessel (Varna) LOA 249′ 75.9 m TDISP 2,048 tons (1951-2004 Italian Navy)

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The Italian Navy ship Proteo A-5310, before her 2004 transfer to the Bulgarian Navy. US Navy All Hands Magazine, Apr. 1962. U.S. Navy / Public domain

Proteo rescue Varna 2019

Training Ships

STV Kaliakra (1984) Sail Training Ship at the naval academy, Varna. LOA approx. 180′ TDISP 380 tons. Barquentine rig. Polish-built.

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STV Kaliakra, Oct. 2014 Credit: Mehlauge / CC BY-SA
Kaliakra Sail Training Varna 2019
Kaliakra Sail Training Sozopol 2010
Kaliakra Sail Training Sozopol 2010B

Olev Blagoev Training Ship (formerly a survey vessel) LOA approx. 222′ TDISP unknown.Olev Blagoev 421 TS Varna 2019