Nordkapp class

Coast Guards


Coast Guards Nordkapp class

Offshore patrol vessels built for the Norwegian Coast Guard
Originally to be a class of 7 ships, the Kystvakt budget was cut in Nov 1977 constraining the order to 3 units.

Specifications Login to Edit

3200full load (tn)
105length (m)
14.60beam (m)
4.90draught (m)
22max speed (knots)
14000power (shp)
4Naval Engine diesel
4Naval Gun single 20 mm
1Naval Gun single 57 mm
1Torpedo Launchers Depth charge rack
2Torpedo Launchers Mk 32 triple-tube 324mm
1Naval Radar surface and low level air search radar AWS-4

Aircraft Login to Edit

    Typical Max
Norwegian Coast Guard Westland Lynx mk86 10
Royal Norwegian Air Force NHI NH90 NFH 01

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Shipyards Login to Edit

Navy Main Yard - Karljohansvern1

Ships on Database Login to Edit

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Norwegian Coast GuardW320KV NordkappLBHA1981--
Norwegian Coast GuardW321KV SenjaLBHB1981--
Norwegian Coast GuardW322KV AndenesLBHC1982--

3 units

Events Login to Edit

1978Ordered W320 KV Nordkapp
1978Ordered W321 KV Senja
1980-mar-16Launched W321 KV Senja
1980-apr-2Launched W320 KV Nordkapp
1981-mar-6Commissioned W321 KV Senja
1981-mar-21Launched W322 KV Andenes
1981-apr-25Commissioned W320 KV Nordkapp
1982-jan-30Commissioned W322 KV Andenes

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