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A-14 Patiño
(BAC - Los buques de aprovisionamiento para el combate)

Builder Bazán, El Ferrol, Spain.
Launch date 22 June 1994.
Commission date 16 June 1995
home port Ferrol (La Coruña)
LENGTH 166 m.
BEAM 22 meters
  • two diesel engines of 10.890 Kw each
  • propeller in the bow provides transverse thrust for ease of maneuvering in restricted places.
  • maximum speed 21.3 knots
    maximum sustained speed 20 knots
    range 6,000 miles at economical speed of 13/14 knots
  • 6 Lanzachaff SRBOC MK3
  • 2 heavy "Oerlikon" 20 mm machine guns
  • 4 medium "Browning machine guns"
  • 2 light machine guns of 12.7 mm MG-42
  • 2 radars in F band, one with associated IFF
  • Naveagacion in I band radar.
  • ESM-COM system Elnath and Aldebaran
  • Aldebaran ESM system
  • SVO Surveillance Optronics, developed by TECNOBIT, system is a system of surveillance TV and FLIR with capacity while tracking, recording video, sectoral and measure distance by laser scanning.
  • KELVIN-HUGHES multifunction Consoles
  • OTHERS. The capabilities of the tanks allow storing more than 10,000 cubic meters of liquid, with the following distribution:
  • 8,000 cubic meters of F76.
  • 2,000 cubic meters of F44
  • 200 tons of drinking water.
  • STAFFING 154

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