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LCVP-36 class (Greece)

Country of Origin: Greece

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 6 (+12) LANDING CRAFT VEHICLE, PERSONNEL

description

These craft were ordered in 1999 as part of a contract for three new Type 214 submarines. The first six were completed by 2000. Twelve more are in various stages of construction. They will replace former ex-U.S. landing craft, vehicle, personnel (LCVPs) transferred between 1956 and 1971.

status

The first six are in active service. They are carried by JASON-class LSTs (landing ships, tank).

builders

 Motomarine, Glifada, Athens, Greece

characteristics


 Displacement:       13 tons full load
 Dimensions:
      length         35 ft 9 in (10.90 m) overall
      beam           10 ft 6 in ( 3.21 m)
      draft           3 ft 5 in ( 1.04 m) maximum
 Propulsion:         2 M.A.N.-Nanni 6660 diesels; 400
                       total bhp; 1 shaft
 Performance:
      speed          8 knots
 Manning:            3 total + 22 troops
 Cargo capacity:     3.5 tons

issues and notes

None.

operational notes

None.

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