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disaster relief operations.
The 19,500-ton vessel is powered by two
10,890KW engines with a maximum speed of 20
knots (37km/h) and range of 11,000km.
The SPS Cantabria has the capacity to carry:
u 8,920 cubic metres of ship fuel
u 1,585 cubic metres of JP-5
u 215 cubic metres of fresh water
u 280 tons of ammunition
u 470 tons of general cargo
The vessel is currently serving in support of
the Australian Navy while the HMAS Success
The HTMS Krabi is a River-class patrol vessel
currently in service with the Royal Thai Navy (RTN).
Launched on December 3, 2011 the vessel was built
by Bangkok Dock with the support of BAE Systems
Surface Ships. The vessel is used primarily to patrol
Thailand’s Economic Exclusive Zone, along with the
protection of fisheries and natural resources, as well
as disaster relief.
The 1,969-ton vessel is propelled by two MAN
16v 28133D diesel engines at a maximum speed of
24 knots (44km/h).
The HTMS Krabi consists of the Thales Variant
Surveillance radar and Thales Lirod Mk2 Fire Control
Radar, and is armed with a single Otobreda Melara
76mm Naval Gun and two 30mm MSI cannons.
RFS BORIS BUTOMA
The RFS Boris Butoma is a 1559V Morskoy
Prostor-class Large Seagoing Tanker currently in
service with the Russian Navy. The vessel was
commissioned in 1978 and currently in use for
re-fueling and transport missions.
The SB 522 is a Project 714-class Seagoing
Rescue Tug currently in service with the Russian
Navy. The vessel was commissioned in 1983 and
currently operates within Russian naval facilities.
The RFS Varyag is one of three Slava-class
guided missile cruisers currently in service with
the Russian Navy. The vessel was built at the
Kummunara Shipbuilding Plant and was launched
in July, 1983 and commissioned October 16,
1989. The Varyag joined the Pacific Fleet in 1990
and has since been used primarily for missions in
support of diplomatic relations.
The 11,490-ton vessel is propelled by four
COGOG gas turbine engines at a maximum speed
of 32 knots (59km/h), leaving the Varygag with a
range of 19,000km.
The warships armament includes:
u 16 x P-500 Bazalt (SS-N -12 Sandbox) anti-
u 8 x 8 S-300PMU Favorit (SA-N -6 Grumble)
long-range surface-to-air missiles
u 2 x 20 OSA-MA (SA-N-4 Gecko) SR surface-
u 1 x twin AK-130 130mm/L70 dual purpose
u 6 x AK-630 CIWS
u 2 x RBU-6000 anti-submarine mortars
u 10 x 533mm torpedo tubes
The vessel is equipped with the Voskhod
MR-800 and Fregat MR-710 3D search radars
and also carries the Ka-25 or Ka-27 Helicopters.
The Voea Savea is a Pacific-class patrol boat
currently ins ervice with the Tonga Defence Service,
and was provided to Tonga by Australia as part of
the Pacific Patrol Boat Program.
The vessel was commissioned in March 10,
1973 and is used to patrol territorial waters around
the island nation.
The 162-ton patrol boat is propelled by dual
Caterpillar 3516TA Diesel engines at a maximum
speed of 20 knots (37km/h). The vessel has a
maximum range of 2,500 nautical miles (4,600km).
The offensive capabilities of the Voea Savea
consist primarily of small arms to include 7.62mm
and 12.7mm machine guns, as well as the GAM
BO1 20mm weapons system. Not all vessels
however, are necessarily armed.
The HMS Daring is the first of six Type-45
air-defense destroyers currently in service with
the British Royal Navy. The vessel was the first
of class to deploy with a seven-month stint in
the Gulf protecting shipping and working with
regional partners, spending 139 days at sea,
visiting 12 different countries, and travelling more
than 34,643 nautical miles.
The ship was launched at BAE Systems’ yard in
Scotstoun on the Clyde in February 2006 by its
sponsor, the Countess of Wessex.
The 8,000-ton vessel is propelled by two Rolls-
Royce WR-21 gas turbine engines, two Wartsila
12V200 diesel generators and two Converteam
electric motors for a maximum speed of 29 knots
(54km/h). The vessel has a range capable of
The HMS Daring carries on-board:
u SAMPSON multi-function air tracking radar
u S1850M 3-D air surveillance radar
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