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The Singapore Navy received another LMV patrol ship

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Singapore’s shipbuilding company ST Marin delivered the fourth coastal patrol vessel LMV (Littoral Mission Vessel) to the Singapore Navy, reports TSAMTO.


The Singapore Navy received another LMV patrol ship


The contract for the design and construction of eight new 80-meter coastal patrol ships LMV was concluded in January 2013. They will replace the 11 of the Fearless class patrol ships that are in service for more than 20 years, built by the ST Marine division in the middle of the 1990's.

New ships are designed to patrol, protect maritime infrastructure and sea lanes, intercept offenders and escort.

Bookmark the lead ship LMV "Independence", took place in September 2014. He was launched in July 2015 and May 26, 2016 transferred to the Singapore Navy. In combat fleet the ship entered in early May 2017.

The fourth ship, the Justice, was laid in August 2016 of the year, launched in March 2017.

Delivery of all ships is scheduled to be completed by 2020 year. They will be part of the Singapore Navy's 182 Squadron and will be deployed at the Tuas base.
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  1. xetai9977
    xetai9977 3 November 2017 14: 19 New
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    Singapore generally ignites! With such a small territory, such a powerful armed forces!
    1. Neputin
      Neputin 3 November 2017 14: 49 New
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      And where did you see the power in the new ship? In two machine guns 12.7 mm caliber? Or in one 25 mm gun? In my opinion, he has nothing more.
      1. PSih2097
        PSih2097 3 November 2017 17: 38 New
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        it is most likely to be struck by the speed of construction - 11 patrol officers in SIX years ...


        The keel of the lead ship LMV, (15) Independence, was held in September 2014. He was launched July 3, 2015 and May 26, 2016 transferred to the Singapore Navy. The ship entered the combat fleet on May 5, 2017.
        The second ship of the series, (16) Savrinti, was handed over to the Singapore Navy on December 7, 2016. The third ship, (17) “Unity”, was laid down on November 26, 2015, the fourth, (18) “Justice”, in August 2016, the fifth, (19) “Indomobile”, on November 11, 2016. The launch of the Justice took place on March 18, 2017, and the Indomiteable on September 23, 2017. As planned, the Justice will be adopted in 2018.
        Savrinti, Unity and Justice are currently undergoing various test phases. The adoption of the Savrinti and Unity is scheduled for November 2017. Indomiterable, Fortitude, Dontless, and Fireless are also located at various stages of construction.
        The delivery of all ships is planned to be completed by 2020.
        1. Nikolai Grek
          Nikolai Grek 3 November 2017 18: 23 New
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          Quote: PSih2097
          it is most likely to be struck by the speed of construction - 11 patrol officers in SIX years ...

          the difficulty of riveting 2 ships per year with a displacement of 1100 tons ??? wassat wassat wassat
  2. Going
    Going 3 November 2017 18: 23 New
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    Design and construction contract for eight new 80-meter patrol ships


    Compact but quite efficient.
  3. san4es
    san4es 3 November 2017 19: 34 New
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    He was launched in July 2015 and May 26, 2016 transferred to the Singapore Navy

    ... The commander is a girl? .. love


    request ... Did they stick a magnetic compass in the wheelhouse? .. all around the electric equipment fool - magnetic fields ...