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GASSTEN (M-31) class

Country of Origin: Sweden

ship list


 Name       Pendant   Launched          Completed       Status

 VIKSTEN    M-33      April 18, 1974    July 1, 1974    Active


The class included three ships. This craft resembles earlier wood-hull Swedish inshore minesweeper classes that were built along fishing-boat lines. The VIKSTEN, however, was the prototype for a bigger 300-ton, 141 ft 1 in (43.0 m) design that was never built.




 Karlskronavarvet, Karlskrona, Sweden.

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