|Photographer:||Clyde Dickens [View profile]||Title:||HMNZS Resolution A14||Added:||May 31, 2010|
|Sydney Harbour, off Athol Bay. In sun shaft through cloud. 31 May 2010.
Standard Displacement: 2,262 tonnes
Length Overall: 68 metres Beam: 13 metres Draught: 4.4m
Speed: 11 knots Range: 21,500 nautical miles
Complement: 41 (7 Officers, 34 Ratings) Accommodation for 45 onboard.
Propulsion: Diesel-Electric. Four Caterpillar D398B diesel generators (3,200 hp) Twin shafts. Bow thruster (550 hp)
Formerly US Navy Ship TENACIOUS, utilised as towed array sonar vessel deployed for three months at a time streaming a two-mile underwater listening device. Commissioned into RNZN 13 February 1997.
DMS Tugs : Bronzewing and Currawong. Support under contracts between the RAN and DMS.