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July 29, 1955
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Approved For Release 2008/06/03: CIA-RDP80-0081 OA007500870005-2 ? r .? r ? r ? RIM CENTRAL INTELLIGENCE AGENCY This material contains information affecting the National Defense of the United States within the meaning of the Espionage Laws, Title 18, U.S.C. Secs. 793 and 794, the transmission or revelation of which in any manner to an unauthorized person is prohibited by law. SUBJECT Shipbuilding in Szczecin DATE OF INFO. PLACE ACQUIRED DATE ACQUIRED Soviet merchant service, 1. The building of th hip (of the KOLNO type) at the shipyard in Szczecin had to be interrupts to the overturning, on 25 February 19550 of the crane near the slipway on which the ship lay. -Investigations lasting two months delayed the repair of the crane, whicl, as not to be put in. commission again until mid-June. 2. The next ship of this type was launched on 31 May 1955 and is 25X1 3, In 19 and 1 6 the Szczec' to cat further ships of this type hese are earmarked for service with 25X1 the Polish merchan t navy, 4. Apart from the ships of this type0 keels are to be laid in the fall of 1955 for two ships of 5o000 BRT each. of the DONBAS type (identical with the WISLA type). Until now, these ships were built in the Gdansk shipyard. Two ships of this class (the GDYNIA and the SZCZECIN) are now serving with the Polish Zegluga Morska ,(Polish Steamship Company). 29 duly 1955 REQUIREMENT NO. RD REFERENCES This is UNEVALUATED Information DATE DISTR. NO. OF PAGES 1 hi AIR % FBI AEC Y (Note: Washington distribution indicated by "X"; Field distribution by "#".) r? r . r ? r r? r 201104 Oka a Approved For Release 2008/06/03: CIA-RDP80-0081 OA007500870005-2