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  • F43 Liberal

    BR Brazilian Navy




    1978 to present    



    F43 Liberal

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    Call Sign: PWLI


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    History of BR F43 Liberal

    1975-may-2Laid down
    1977-feb-7Launched
    1978-nov-19Commissioned
    2012-apr-10DeploymentLBoff Lebanon departed Rio de Janeiro Naval Base on 8 month deployment with UNIFIL (off Lebanon), returned in Feb 2013 having relieved Union.
    2013-feb-9Port Visitvisit to Natal, until 13 Feb.

    Specifications

       

        from Niteroi class
    217crew
    3700full load (tn)
    129length (m)
    13.50beam (m)
    5.50draught (m)
    30max speed (knots)
    4Naval Engine diesel
    2Naval Engine gas turbine - Rolls Royce Olympus
    2Naval Engine propulsion system: CODOG
    1Torpedo Launchers Ikara
    1Naval Radar navigation radar ZW-06
    2Naval Radar fire direction radar Selenia Orion RTN-10X

    Aircraft

       

        Typical Max
    BR Brazilian Navy Westland Lynx mk21 11
    BR Brazilian Navy SNIA HB355F2 Esquilo 01
    BR Brazilian Navy Westland Super Lynx mk21a 01

    The Max option implies only aircraft of this model onboard    

    Builder

       

    UK Vosper Thornycroft, Woolston



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