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INDONESIAN NAVY (INDONESIA)

MINE WARFARE SHIPS

PULAU ALOR coastal minesweepers (1954-1955/1971)

Pulau Alor 1975

Name No Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate
Pulau Alor (ex-Meadowlark) 717 Broward, Fort Lauderdale, USA 5/1953 28/8/1954 5/1955 // 11/8/1971 stricken 1976
Pulau Aruan (ex-Jacana) 718 Quincy Adams, Quincy, USA 2/1954 25/2/1955 3/1955 // 12/7/1971 stricken 1976
Pulau Anjer (ex-Limpkin) 719 Broward, Fort Lauderdale, USA 4/1953 21/5/1954 3/1955 // 24/6/1971 stricken 1976
Pulau Impalasa (ex-Hummingbird) 720 Quincy Adams, Quincy, USA 10/1953 25/12/1954 2/1955 // 12/7/1971 stricken 1976
Pulau Antang (ex-Frigate Bird) 721 Quincy Adams, Quincy, USA 7/1953 24/10/1953 1/1955 // 11/8/1971 stricken 1976
Pulau Aru (ex-Falcon) 722 Quincy Adams, Quincy, USA 5/1953 21/9/1953 11/1954 // 24/6/1971 stricken 1976

 

Displacement standard, t

360

Displacement normal, t

400

Length, m

42.1 wl 44.3 oa

Breadth, m

8.10

Draught, m

2.10

No of shafts

2

Machinery

Packard diesels

Power, h. p.

1200

Max speed, kts

13

Fuel, t

diesel oil

Endurance, nm(kts)

2500(10)

Armament

1 x 2 - 20/70 Mk 24, acoustic, magnetic and wire minesweeping gear

Sensors

SPS-53 radar, UQS-1 sonar

Complement

39

Ship project history: Former USN Bluebird class. Wooden hulls with low magnetic signature.

Modernizations: None.

Naval service: No significant events.

Ivan Gogin, 2017