SHIP PHOTO OF MAY 2010 – SAILSHIP MIR

STS Mir (Russian meaning World or Peace) is a three-masted, full rigged Sail Training Ship, based in St. Petersburg, Russia. She was built in 1987 at the Lenin Shipyard in Gdansk, Poland. Mir is the second largest of six sister ships designed by Zygmunt Chore„ and weighs 2,385 tonnes. She is 109.2 metres long, with…