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FALKEN fast attack craft (torpedo) (1962-1963)


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Gribben 1970 Many thanks to Wolfgang Stöhr for additional information on this page.

Ships


Name No Yard No Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate
Falken P506 208 Orlogsværftets, København 11.1960 19.12.1961 10.1962 stricken 1978
Glenten P507 209 Orlogsværftets, København 1.1961 15.3.1962 12.1962 stricken 1977
Gribben P508 210 Orlogsværftets, København 5.1961 18.7.1962 4.1963 stricken 1978
Høgen P509 211 Orlogsværftets, København 9.1961 4.10.1962 6.1963 stricken 1977


Technical data


Displacement standard, t

119

Displacement full, t133
Length, m

36.0 pp 36.3 oa

Breadth, m

5.42

Draught, m

2.08

No of shafts

3

Machinery

3 MTU diesels

Power, h. p.

9000

Max speed, kts

40

Fuel, t

diesel oil

Endurance, nm(kts)1420(17)
Armament

1 x 1 - 40/70 Bofors 315, 1 x 1 - 20/70 Mk 7, 4 - 533 TT

Electronic equipmentNWS-1 radar
Complement

23



Standard scale images


<i>Falken </i>1965
Falken 1965


Graphics


<i>Gribben </i>1970 <i>Many thanks to Wolfgang Stöhr for additional information on this page.</i>
Gribben 1970 Many thanks to Wolfgang Stöhr for additional information on this page.


Project history

Danish design, built as part of US Military Aid Programme.

Modernizations

None.

Naval service

No significant events.

Many thanks to Wolfgang Stöhr for additional information on this page.