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  • EUFighter's Avatar
    Today, 20:33
    EUFighter replied to a thread OPV Replacement in Navy FAQs
    The new vessels are around 4 times the size, have a beam of 13m compared to 8m. While technically a AW-139 could land on the older P61 (Saettia Mk3)...
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  • na grohmití's Avatar
    Today, 19:15
    na grohmití replied to a thread OPV Replacement in Navy FAQs
    Not that much of a step really. The other OPV (italian made) P61 also has a deck capable of operating an AW139.
    2624 replies | 899937 view(s)
  • EUFighter's Avatar
    Today, 15:54
    EUFighter replied to a thread OPV Replacement in Navy FAQs
    Seems to be a lot for the money, she will be a big step up from what they have today. Would like to see some more details on her but I would expect...
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  • DeV's Avatar
    Today, 14:10
    DeV replied to a thread OPV Replacement in Navy FAQs
    https://youtu.be/ANejsePvq1Q I’d say there’s a big difference between its seakeeping and the P60s. It’s 4 metres shorter than Roisin Well...
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  • EUFighter's Avatar
    Today, 12:24
    We can put everything in three priority stages; Priority one: Sensors No matter is the ship is to be fitted with hard or soft kill devices it...
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  • EUFighter's Avatar
    Today, 11:56
    EUFighter replied to a thread OPV Replacement in Navy FAQs
    Price tag of €35m..... https://www.timesofmalta.com/articles/view/20190117/local/contract-awarded-for-new-afm-flagship.699503 ...
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  • EUFighter's Avatar
    Today, 11:41
    EUFighter replied to a thread OPV Replacement in Navy FAQs
    The unit costs of the P60s is around €67m incl VAT, of this €5-6m is the cost of a refurbished 76/62mm, a new build would be of the uprated SR...
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  • ancientmariner's Avatar
    Today, 09:45
    ancientmariner replied to a thread OPV Replacement in Navy FAQs
    If I could just add that the manufacturers sell the NEW gun as an anti-missile/anti aircraft weapon, with antiship and shore bombardment as a...
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  • ancientmariner's Avatar
    Yesterday, 10:19
    If ships have a total Defence System and wish to achieve Quick Reaction Combat Capability, then individual ships need a Self Defence System made up...
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  • DeV's Avatar
    Yesterday, 01:20
    DeV replied to a thread Naval weaponry in Navy & Naval Reserve
    Some can be seen here...
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  • GoneToTheCanner's Avatar
    16th January 2019, 23:33
    The Exocet that missed "Glamorgan" flew across the flight deck and failed to explode.....the "argonaut" suffered fires from Bofors ammunition...
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  • GoneToTheCanner's Avatar
    16th January 2019, 22:58
    Back in my time, the old hangars were lethal and had been condemned by visiting Health and safety people many times. But the rules didnt apply to the...
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  • DeV's Avatar
    16th January 2019, 21:11
    a framework tender is out now for (Road) ambulances (primary agency is NAS) which DF will be able to call off
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  • Turkey's Avatar
    16th January 2019, 21:07
    Hanger 1 has already been dismantled and replaced with a modern structure, however I believe Gormo's original hangers still exist.
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  • na grohmití's Avatar
    16th January 2019, 21:02
    Surely it would only date from the 1930s, at best. Just checked, 1932, Of Architectural, Artistic, and Engineering importance. ...
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  • Turkey's Avatar
    16th January 2019, 20:54
    I think it's listed, I hope I am wrong...
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  • The Usual Suspect's Avatar
    16th January 2019, 20:51
    Agree entirely. Phalanx in particular, a weapons system designed for an end-of-days scenario in the Iceland gap, is entirely unsuited to any...
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  • na grohmití's Avatar
    16th January 2019, 20:24
    <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Both crews today, celebrating the 30th anniversary of commissioning of LÉ...
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