Landing platform dock HTMS Angthong (LPD 791)

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Classification

Type:
type: Amphibious transport dock

Basic information

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Ship measurements

Displacement:
8500 t
Length:
141 m
Beam (overall):
21 m
Draught:
5 m

Machine

Propulsion:
  • 4 * Ruston 6RK215 diesel generators, each producing 875 kW (1,173 hp)
  • CODAD
  • 2 * Ruston 16RK 270 diesels, each producing 5,500 kW (7,400 hp), coupled to two Kamewa controllable-pitch propellers
Speed:
15 knots
Range:
5,000 nmi (9,300 km; 5,800 mi) at 15 kn (28 km/h; 17 mph)

Crew

Complement:
65

Combat assets

Troops:
500
Capacity:
  • 18 * tanks
  • 20 * vehicles and bulk cargo
Boats & landing craft:
  • 4 * 13 m (43 ft) Fast Craft Equipment & Utility (FCEU) on davits
  • 2 * 25 m (82 ft) Fast Craft Utility (FCU) inside well deck
Electronics:
  • Search radar: IAI/ELTA EL/M-2238
  • Navigation radar: Kelvin Hughes Type 1007 (I band)
  • Weapon control: CS Defense NAJIR 2000 electro-optronic director
  • ESM/ECM: RAFAEL RAN 1101
  • Decoys: 2 * GEC Marconi Marine Shield III 102 mm sextuple fixed chaff/decoy launcher
Armament:
  • Mistral missiles launched from 2 * Simbad twin launcher mounts
  • 1 * Oto Melara 76 mm super rapid gun
  • 2 * 25mm M242 Bushmaster Mk 38 Mod 2 (with stabilised Typhoon weapon sighting system, mounted amidships on port and starboard side)
  • 4 * STK 50MG 12.7 mm (0.50 in) HMGs
Aircraft:
  • AS 332M Super Puma or AS532UL/AL Cougar or CH-47SD Chinook helicopters
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