Littoral Mission Vessel RSS Independence (15)

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Classification

Type:
type: Escort

Basic information

Country of build:
Builder:
builder:
Laid down:
Launched:
Commissioned:
Status:

Ship measurements

Displacement:
1250 t
Length:
80 m
Beam (overall):
12 m
Draught:
3 m

Machine

Propulsion:
  • CODAD
  • 4 * MTU 20V 4000 M93L, each rated at 4,300 kW (5,770 shp)
  • Total output: 17,200 kW (23,100 shp)
Speed:
27 knots
Range:
3,000 nautical miles (5,560 km)

Crew

Complement:
23
Mission crew:
30

Combat assets

Electronics:
  • Thales NS 100 S-band multi-function active electronically scanned array radar
  • Kelvin Hughes SharpEye
  • Sagem Gun Fire-control System (GFS)
  • 1 * STELOP COMPASS D
  • STELOP 360° all-round surveillance
Armament:
  • OTO Melara 76mm Super Rapid gun (mounted in stealth cupola)
  • 2 * Hitrole 12.7 mm (0.50 in) RCWS
  • 1 * 25mm Mk38 Mod2 Typhoon Weapon Station Stabilised Gun
  • 12 * MICA VL
  • Non-lethal: 2 * Long-Range Acoustic Device 500 Xtreme (LRAD500X)
Aircraft:
  • Helicopter deck for one medium-lift helicopter
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