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LANDING CRAFT UTILITY

 

 

TYPE:

Landing Craft

DESCRIPTION:

Landing Craft Utility NS-717

PRICE:

Upon Request

PACKING:

Ex-Shipyard

 


landing craft utility ns-717

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SHIP CLASS

Landing Craft Utility - LCU


SHIP TYPE

Twin screw, with two storey superstructure, gun forward, deck lowered in the bow part to accommodate combat vehicles loaded and unloaded onboard through the lowered ramp


SHIP ROLE

Amphibious operations at sea
To support build-up of men and material after main landing
Disaster relief in peace conditions.


SHIP FUNCTION

To beach/transport combat equipment and personnel to the amphibious area
To enable expeditious launch of the assault
Evacuation of personnel from combat area
Transport and supply missions

 

MAIN CHARACTERISTICS

Length o.a.:

40.10m

Length b.p.:

37.00m

Moulded breadth:

6.60 m

Moulded depth:

3.80 m

Draught (at full load ):

1.68m

Displacement, full load:

abt. 238 T

Maximum speed:

16.0 knots

Cruising speed:

15.0 knots

Propulsion:

2x 820 kW

Diesel alternators:

4 x 106 kVA

Range at cruising speed (one ME):

abt. 1200 Nm

Crew:

10 men

Endurance:

up to 6 days

 

 

MILITARY LIFT

The ship is designed for transport in the open hold forward of various kinds of combat equipment such as:
Main Battle Tank (MBT), Armoured Personnel Carriers (APC), Armoured Reconnaissance (AVR), Armoured Cars or other combinations of vehicles.


ARMAMENT

The following armament is fitted as required by the ship mission:
One 2-barrelled 23mm automatic gun mounting installed on the raised deck forward of the superstructure
Two 12.7 mm machine guns aft on the navigation deck.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Specification and photos are not contractual and are subject to verification upon inspection

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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