BAYANDOR (81) class FFL Weapon Systems // Ships // Frigates/Corvettes

Country of Origin: Iran

The Iranian BAYANDOR-class corvettes were built for Iran in the mid-1960s under the U.S. Mutual Assistance Program (MAP). The PF-103 design was developed by the U.S. Navy specifically for foreign transfer. NAGHDI was refitted and re-engined in 1988. The ships are of marginal utility following the r emoval of all ASW equipment and fire-control equipment.. HULL:The class has a flush-deck ship with a gently curved stem, some bow sheer and flare, and a squared stern. The ship presents a...


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