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LDM 100 landing craft

Country of Origin: Mozambique

ship list


 2 MECHANIZED LANDING CRAFT (LCM) (ex-Portuguese LDM 100 design)

description

These craft were among the handful of amphibious craft transferred to Mozambique by Portugal.

status

Transferred in 1975, now in active service.

builders


                     (Portugal)

characteristics


 Displacement        50 tons full load
 Dimensions
      length         50 ft  (15.2 m) overall
 Propulsion          2 diesels (General Motors); 450 bhp; 2
shafts
 Performance
      speed          9 kts

issues and notes

None.

operational notes

None.

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