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RPB riverine patrol boats (2007-2010)


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Ships


Names Builders Commissioned Losses Transfers Discarding

24 boats

Safe Boats International, Port Orchard: 24 boats

2007-2010: 24 boats

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in service (2019): 24 boats


Technical data


Displacement standard, t 
Displacement full, t10
Length, m

12.0

Breadth, m

3.0

Draught, m

0.61

No of shafts2 waterjets
Machinery2 Yanmar 6LY2M STE diesels
Power, h. p.880
Max speed, kts

38

Fuel, tdiesel oil 1
Endurance, nm(kts)275(35)
Armament3 x 1 - 12.7/90
Military load13 troops
Electronic equipmentradar
Complement5


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Project history

Riverine patrol boats (RPB). Intended for personnel transport and patrol duties on rivers. Each of three fixed gunmounts can carry single Mk 19 40mm grenade launcher or Mk 44 GAU-17 mini-gun, 12.7mm, 7.62mm or 5.56mm MG. Fitted with beaching plates, armoured plating provides small arms and ballistic protection. Air transportable.

Modernizations

None.

Naval service

No significant events.

Ivan Gogin, 2017-19