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RFA FORT GEORGE A388 - IMO 8800690

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Photographer:Chris Hunsicker [View profile]Title:RFA FORT GEORGE A388Added:Jul 14, 2005
Captured:IMO:8800690Hits:845
Photo Category: Auxiliaries
Description:
“Fort Victoria” Class

Fort George A388 at anchor off Gilkicker, Solent
16:57hrs 13/8/05

Displacement: 31,550 tons full load
Dimensions: 203.5 x 28.5 x 9.8 m
Main Machinery: 2 Crossley SEMT-Pielstick PC2 6V-400 16 cyl diesels; 23,904 hp; 6 diesel generators; 1,600kW; 2 shafts
Complement: 125 RFA plus 72 permanent RN plus 77 temporary RN
Cargo capacity: 12,505 cu m liquids; 6,234 cu m solids
Missiles: SAM; British Aerospace Seawolf VLS GWS 26 mod 1.
Guns: 4 Lawrence Scott 30mm Mk1
Countermeasures: Decoys; Chaff / IR launchers. Graseby Type 182; towed torpedo decoy
Helicopters: Hangar space for 3 Westland Seaking/EH 101 helicopters.
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Vessel Identification
Name:Fort George
IMO:8800690
Pennant no.:A388
Technical Data
Vessel type:Replenishment Vessel
Gross tonnage:28,821 tons
Summer DWT:16,061 tons

Additional Information
Status:Dead
Build year:1993
AIS Information
AIS information: N/A
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Photo Comments (2)

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Chris Hunsicker on Aug 15, 2005 06:55 (11 years ago)
Thanks Dave, Right place, right time....
Chris
david wilson on Aug 14, 2005 22:59 (11 years ago)
Superb Photo of a fine looking Ship

Regards Dave
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