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OTHER FIGHTING SHIPS

SHQIPNÍA gunboats (1918-1922/1925)

Shqipnía 1925

Name No Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate
Shqipnía (ex-FM16)   Übigau, Dresden, Germany   1919 1922 // 12/1925 stricken 1935
Skënderberg (ex-FM23)   Frerichs, Einswarden, Germany   1918 12/1918 // 12/1925 stricken 1935

 

Displacement standard, t

170

Displacement full, t

193

Length, m

41.8 wl 43.0 oa

Breadth, m

6.00

Draught, m

1.40 normal 1.68 deep load

No of shafts

2

Machinery

VTE, 1 Marine boiler

Power, h. p.

600

Max speed, kts

14

Fuel, t

coal 32

Endurance, nm(kts) 650(14)

Armament

1 x 1 - 88/27 TK L/30 C/08

Complement

35

Ship project history: Former German coastal shallow-draught minesweepers of FM class transferred in 1925 from Italy and served as gunboats.

Modernizations: None.

Naval service: No significant events.

Ivan Gogin, 2011-15