|Speed|| 18 knots. |
|Length overall|| 176.6m|
|Beam|| 26.4m |
|Beam, inc Mexeflotes|| 32.2 meters |
|Design Draft|| 5.8m |
|Displacement|| 16,160 tons |
|Range|| 8000 nautical miles at 15 knots. |
|Speed|| 18 knots (Maximum) |
|Crew|| 59 / Approx 60 RFA personnel |
|Propulsion||Diesel electric with bow thruster adn azimuthing thrusters. |
Dynamic positioning system to be fitted.
Transport 350 / 356 troops.
Transport about 1200 Linear metres of vehicles.
Carry 12 x 40 TEU or 24 x 24 TEU containers.
Fitted with a floodable dock sized to operate one LCU Mk 10.
Carry and operate two LCVP Mk 5.
Carry and operate two Mexeflotes (powered rafts Transported fixed to hull sides) |
|Aircraft||Twin spot flight deck with limited facilities to transport and operate Merlin, Chinook and V22 Osprey. |
Wide, uncluttered assault routes to allow fully-kitted troops unhindered passage to points of offload.
Two upper-deck cranes.
Fitted to receive military weapons.
Commercial standards to be used where possible. Registered with MCA as Class 1 Passenger Ship and classed by Lloyd's Register.