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Type 22 Broadsword frigate


Specifications
Country Of Origin: UK
Designation: Frigate
Class: BROADSWORD
TYPE 22
BATCH 1
BOXER
TYPE 22
BATCH 2
CORNWALL
TYPE 22
BATCH 3

DIMENSIONS

Displacement: (Tons) (Fully Loaded) 4,400 4,800 4,900-5,300
Length: 131.2 m (430 feet) 148.1 m (486 feet) 146.5 m (480 feet)
Beam: 14.8 meters (48 feet)
Draft: () 6.0-6.1 meters (20 feet) 6.4 (screws) (21 feet)
Speed: (Knots) 30 knots (56 km/h (full))
18 knots (33 km/h (cruise))
Range: 4500 Miles at 18 kts
Complement 222273 237-250
Machinery 2-shaft COGOG
2 Rolls-Royce Olympus TM3B high-speed gas turbines (54,000 shp / 40 MW)
2 Rolls-Royce Tyne RM1C cruise gas turbines (9,700 shp / 7.2 MW)
2-shaft COGAG
2 Rolls-Royce Spey SM1A boost gas turbines (37,540 shp / 28 MW)
2 Rolls-Royce Tyne RM3C cruise gas turbines (9,700 shp/ 7.2 MW)

DETECTION SYSTEMS

Radar System:
Air & Surface: Marconi Type 967 / 968
(Type 967 in F 94)
Navigation: Kelvin Hughes Type 1006 or
Type 1007
Fire Control: 2 Marconi Type 911 or
Type 910
2 Marconi Type 911
Sonar Systems: Plessey Type 2016 or
Ferranti/Thomson Sintra
Plessey Type 2016 (Hull Mounted)
Type 2050 (Hull Mounted)
Dowty Type 203 1Z (Towed Array) Dowty Type 2031 (Towed Array)

ARMAMENT

Missiles: SSM - 4 Aerospatiale MM 38 Exocet SSM - 8 McDonnell Douglas Harpoon Block 1C (2 quad) launchers
SAM - 2 British Aerospace 6-barrelled Seawolf
GWS 25 Mod 0 or Mod 4
2 British Aerospace Seawolf GWS 25 Mod 3 SAM - 2 British Aerospace Seawolf GWS 25 Mod 3
Guns: 2 Oerlikon / BMARC 20 mm GAM-B01
4 Oerlikon / BMARC GCM-A03 30 mm /75 (2 twin) 2 DES / Oerlikon 30 mm /75
1 Signaal / General Electric 30 mm 7-barrelled Goalkeeper
1 Vickers 4.5 in (114 mm) /55 Mk 8
Torpedoes: 6 - 324 mm Plessey STWS Mk 2 (2 triple) tubes
Marconi Stingray
Decoys: 2 Plessey Shield launchers 4 Marconi Sea Gnat 6-barrelled launchers
Graseby Type 182; towed torpedo decoy

AIRCRAFT

Helicopters: 2 Westland Lynx Or 1 Westland Lynx Or
1 EH 101 Or 1 EH 101 Merlin
1 Westland Sea King




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