A5210 NRP Berrio

PT Portuguese Navy

1970 to 1993 - UK Royal Fleet Auxiliary - A270 RFA Blue Rover    



1993 to present    


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Call Sign: CTEA


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History of UK A270 RFA Blue Rover

1968-janOrdered
1968-dec-30Laid downat Swan Hunter (Hebburn) Yard - ex Hawthorne Leslie.
1969-nov-11Launched
1970-jul-15Commissioned
1973-marRefitCompletion of refit to change unreliable original 16000 shp diesel engines to Crossley-Pielstick untis
1982-apr-16Deployment Operation Corporate Departed HMNB Portsmouth for South Atlantic as aviation fuel tanker, leaving theatre on 28 Jun 1982.
1983-nov-18DeploymentLBoff Lebanon Operation Offcut ordered to stand off Beirut in support of HMS Glamorgan and HMS Brazen, for assistance to British forces and civilians in Lebanon.
1993-febStruckremoved from service
1993-marFate: transferedsold to Portugal as Berrio

History of PT A5210 NRP Berrio

1993-mar-31Commissioned

Specifications

   

    from Rover class
50crew
4700light (tn)
11520full load (tn)
140.60length (m)
19.20beam (m)
7.30draught (m)
15000range (nm)
18max speed (knots)
15300power (shp)
2Naval Engine diesel - SEMT Pielstick
2Naval Gun Oerlikon 20mm Mk.7 cannon

Aircraft

   

    Typical Max
Landing platform only. No hangar


The Max option implies only aircraft of this model onboard    


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