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PICUDA (D-361) class

Country of Origin: Guatemala

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   (U.S. Machete design)

 Name          Pendant    Commissioned       Status

 PICUDA        D-361      Aug. 4, 1976       Active
 BARRACUDA     D-362      Aug. 4, 1976       Active


These U.S.-built MACHETE-class high-speed raiding and assault craft have armored aluminum, planing-type hulls with squared, raked bows. They are often fitted with a canvas canopy that extendS over most of their length.


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