- escorting vessels (including those of large-capacity), year-round leading convoys in the Western area of the Arctic;
- icebreaking assistance in shallow areas of the Yenisei river (direction to Dudinka) and the Gulf of Ob;
- towing vessels and other floating structures in ice and open water;
- rescue and salvage operations in ice and open water.
Maximum thickness of the level compact fast ice the icebreaker can move through at a speed of 1.5−2 knots is 2.8 m.
It is equipped with three FPPs with removable blades.
RMRS: КМ Icebreaker 9  AUT2-ICS EPP
|Main power plant||2×175000 kW|