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ex-ALFANGE landing craft tank (1965/1975)


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Alfange 1968

Ships


Name No Yard No Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate
(ex-Alfange)     EN do Mondego, Portugal     1965 // 1975 discarded late 1980s


Technical data


Displacement standard, t400
Displacement full, t635
Length, m57.0
Breadth, m11.8
Draught, m1.20
No of shafts2
Machinery

2 diesels

Power, h. p.

1000

Max speed, kts10.3
Fuel, t

diesel oil

Endurance, nm(kts) 
Armament2 x 1 - 40/60 Mk 3
Military load270 t of cargo
Electronic equipmentDecca RM316 radar
Complement20


Graphics


<i>Alfange </i>1968
Alfange 1968


Project history

Design based on the British LCT(4) type. Former Portuguese craft.

Modernizations

None.

Naval service

No significant events.