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ALBORÁN patrol ship (1997)

Alborán 2000

Name No Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate
Alborán P62 Freire, Vigo 1995 1996 8/1/1997 in service (2018)

 

Displacement standard, t

1300

Displacement full, t

2000

Length, m

57.0 pp 65.9 oa

Breadth, m

10.5

Draught, m

4.35

No of shafts

1

Machinery

1 Krupp-MaK 6M-453C diesel

Power, h. p.

3000

Max speed, kts

15

Fuel, t

diesel oil 575

Endurance, nm(kts)

20000(13)

Armament

2 x 1 - 12.7/90, helicopter deck

Sensors

FAR-2825, FR-2130S radars

Complement

32 + 22 passengers

Ship project history: New construction 1123grt/900dwt stern-haul trawler hull taken over for use as an oceangoing fisheries protection ship. Funded by the Subsecretaria de la Marine Mercante for the Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries, and Food (MAFA). Normal passenger complement includes two physicians and four fisheries inspectors. The helicopter deck large enough to accommodate an AB-212 is built over the stern and is 10.5 m above the normal waterline. Has 670m³ stores capacity, including 20m³ refrigerated storage.

Modernizations: None.

Naval service: No significant events.

Alborán 2008

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