home

fighting ships of the world

ARGENTINEAN NAVY (ARGENTINA)

COASTAL FORCES

INTRÉPIDA fast attack craft (torpedo) (1974)

Intrépida 2000

Name No Builder Laid down Launched Comm Fate
Intrépida P85 Lürssen, Vegesack, West Germany   2/12/1973 3/8/1974 in service (2017)
Indómita P86 Lürssen, Vegesack, West Germany   8/4/1974 10/4/1975 in service (2017)

 

Displacement normal, t

240

Displacement full, t

268

Length, m

42.3 pp 44.9 oa

Breadth, m

7.40

Draught, m

2.28 propellers

No of shafts

4

Machinery

4 MTU MD872 diesels

Power, h. p.

14400

Max speed, kts

37

Fuel, t

diesel oil

Endurance, nm(kts)

1700(16)

Armament

1 x 1 - 76/62 OTO-Melara Compact, 2 x 1 - 40/70 Breda-Bofors 564, 2 - 533 TT

Sensors Decca 626, WM-22, M-11 radars, Cutlass ECM suite

Complement

42

Ship project history: TNC45 design, ordered in 1970. The TT fire SST4 torpedoes.

Modernizations: 1997, Intrépida: - 1 x 1 - 40/70; + 2 x 1 MM38 Exocet SSM (2 MM38)

2014, Indómita: diesels were replaced by 4 Volvo-Penta AMT D34 (6000hp, 22kts); - 1 x 1 - 76/62, 2 x 1 - 40/70, 2 - 533 TT; Decca 626, WM-22 radars; + 2 x 1 - 12.7/90, 2x nav. radars

Naval service: Since 2014 Indómita serves as patrol for Southern Seas.

Intrépida 1978

Intrépida 2001

Ivan Gogin, 2017