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LCVP MK7 landing craft (1943-1945/1960-1970, 1981-1982)

LCVP(7)

Names

38 units

Builders

USA: 20 units

South Korea: 18 units

Commissioned

1943-1945 // 1960-1970: 20 units

1981-1982: 18 units

Losses

none

Transfers

none

Discarding

late 1990s: 14 units

early 2000s: 6 units

early 2010s: 24 units

 

Displacement standard, t

US built: 9

Displacement full, t

13

Length, m

US built: 11.2

S. Korea built: 10.9

Breadth, m

US built: 3.20

S. Korea built: 3.21

Draught, m

US built: 0.92

S. Korea built: 1.04

No of shafts

US built: 2

S. Korea built: 1

Machinery

US built: 2 diesels

S. Korea built: 1 Gray Marine 64HN9 diesel

Power, h. p.

US built: 220

S. Korea built: 225

Max speed, kts

US built: 8

S. Korea built: 9

Fuel, t

diesel oil

Endurance, nm (kts)

US built: 850(6)

S. Korea built: 110(9)

Armament

US built: 2 x 1 - 12.7/90

S. Korea built: none

Military load

US built: 36 troops or 1 light tank or 3.7 t of cargo

S. Korea built: 36 troops or 3.5 t cargo

Complement

3

Ship project history: Former USN WWII-era LCVPs and new-built craft. S. Korea built craft had GRP hulls and 5.24x2.29m cargo deck.

Modernizations: None.

Naval service: No significant events.

513-1 1995

Ivan Gogin, 2017