Oliver Hazard Perry-class frigate

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1 year ago
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Type:
Planned:
71
Completed:
71
Commissioned:
Complement:
176
Displacement:
4200 t
Length:
136 m
Beam:
14 m
Propulsion:
  • 2 * General Electric LM2500-30 gas turbines generating 41,000 shp (31 MW) through a single shaft and variable pitch propeller
  • 2 * Auxiliary Propulsion Units, 350 hp (260 kW) retractable electric azimuth thrusters for maneuvering and docking
Speed:
29 knots
Range:
4,500 nmi (8,300 km; 5,200 mi) at 20 knots (37 km/h; 23 mph)
Electronics:
  • AN/SPS-49 radar
  • AN/SPS-55 radar
  • Mk 92 fire control system
  • SQS-56 sonar
  • SQR-19 Towed Array sonar
  • SLQ-32(V)2
  • Flight III with sidekick
  • Mark 36 SRBOC
  • AN/SLQ-25 Nixie
Armament:
  • 1 * single-arm Mk 13 Missile Launcher with a 40-missile magazine that contains SM-1MR anti-aircraft guided missiles and Harpoon anti-ship missiles. Removed from the U.S. Navy ships starting in 2003, due to the retirement of the SM-1 missile from U.S. service
  • 1 * Mk 38 Mod 2 Naval Gun Systems installed on platforms over the removed MK 13 launchers
  • 2 * triple Mark 32 Anti-submarine warfare torpedo tubes with Mark 46 or Mark 50 anti-submarine warfare torpedoes
  • 1 * OTO Melara 76 mm/62 caliber naval gun
  • 1 * 20 mm Phalanx CIWS rapid-fire cannon
  • 8 * Hsiung Feng II SSM or 4 HF-2 and 4 HF-3 supersonic AShM
  • + 2 * Bofors 40mm/L70 guns (on Taiwanese vessels only)
Aircraft:

2 * LAMPS multi-purpose helicopters (the SH-2 Seasprite LAMPS I on the short-hulled ships or the SH-60 Seahawk LAMPS III on the long-hulled ships)

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