The third product tanker "Armada Trader" of 005RST01 prj. was launched
On April 26, 2004 at "SELAH" shipyard (Tuzla, Turkey) the third product tanker "Armada Trader" (005RST01 prj.) was launched. Vessel's deadweight is of 6440 tons. RS class notation is of KM LU1 II A1. Vessel's project is designed by the Marine Engineering Bureau (MEB).
As first vessels of the series "Armada Leader" and "Fhariz Ismailchanov" ("Palmali" shipping company), the vessel will be operated on river-sea going transportations of crude oil and oil-products, and also at Caspian, Black, Mediterranean seas.
There are some character features of the project, as follows: using full-circle rudder propellers as movement and manoeuvre facilities, full absence of framing in cargo tanks. This vessel has no longitudinal bulkhead in CL.