IRN - DL - IIS Faramarz (DE-18)

IIS Faramarz (DE-18)

Type: hliadková frigate (in Imperiálnom Iránskom Námorníctve led by ako eskortný destroyer)
Trieda: Saab
Pennant Number: DE-18
Výrobca: Vosper Thornycroft
Ordered: 1960
Začiatok of construction: 1969
Spustená on the water: 1969
In the class in the loadout:
Home port: Bandar Abbas
Vyradená: after islamskej revolúcii in 1979 premenovaná, sunk on the consequences útokov american námorného air force 18.04.1988 (operácia Praying Mantis )
New názov since 1979: IS Sahand (F-74)

Tactical-technical data:
Displacement: 1100 t (1540 t maximum)
Dĺžka: 94,5 m (310 ft)
Width: 11,07 m (36 ft)
Draught: 3,25 m (10.5 ft)
Propulsion: 2 x lodná skrutka
2 x diesel engine Paxman Ventura (2830 kW, the rate of 17 uzlov)
2 x gas turbine Rolls Royce Olympus TM-3A (34300 kW, the rate of 39 uzlov ((72 km/h))
Rate: max. 39 uzlov (72 km/h)
Range: 5000 námorných miles (9,000 km) pri rýchlosti 15 uzlov (28 km/h)
Crew: 125-146 beds
- päťnásobné odpaľovacie zariadenie protilodných rakiet Sea Killer Mk 1
- 1 x 114 mm (4.5 inch) gun Mark 8
- 1 x 35 mm protilietadlový dvojkanón
- 4 x 20 mm protilietadlový cannon Oerlikon
- thrower hlbinných charges Limbo
- 2 x 81 mm mínomet
- 2 x 12.7 guľomet
- 2 x triple thrower torpedoes caliber 12.75
Electronic equipment:
- AWS-1 (radio locator doesn on prieskum air situácie)
- trupový sonar Type 174
- 2 x RTN-10 X (system riadenia paľby)
- RDL-2AC (system elektronockého boja)

Názov Faramarz bol ship given under the characters of the old perzského epic, the Shahnameh, after the islamskej revolúcii received ship new názov under the iranian of the volcano Sahand.

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IIS Faramarz DE-18, foto via eBay.
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