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LIBYAN NAVY (LIBYA)

COASTAL FORCES

AL MERGHEB patrol boats (2006-2008)

Name No Yard No Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate
المرقب [Al Mergheb] 628, 10/2018- 838   Adria Mar, Zagreb, Croatia     5/2006 in service (2019)
سيدي بلال [Sidi Bilal] 632   Adria Mar, Zagreb, Croatia     5/2006 in service (2019)
السدادة [Al Sadada] 634   Adria Mar, Zagreb, Croatia     2007 in service (2019)
جليانة [Jelyana] 636   Adria Mar, Zagreb, Croatia     2007 in service (2019)
مرسيط [Mersit] 638   Adria Mar, Zagreb, Croatia     2008 in service (2019)
تاقرفت [Tagrift] 642   Adria Mar, Zagreb, Croatia     2008 sunk 5/2011

 

Displacement standard, t

130

Displacement full, t

166

Length, m

31.2

Breadth, m

6.40

Draught, m

1.55

No of shafts

2

Machinery

2 Deutz TBD630 diesels

Power, h. p.

4360

Max speed, kts

30

Fuel, t

diesel oil

Endurance, nm(kts) 1000(12)

Armament

628: 1 x 1 - 14.5/93, 1 x 1 - 12.7/79

632, 634, 636, 638, 642: 1 x 1 - 20/70 M71, 2 x 1 - 12.7/79

Electronic equipment Raytheon radar
Complement 14

Ship project history: Ordered in 2004 unedr Adria Mar PV30-LS (OOB-31) project. Stealth forms 5m 60kts fast RIB can be handled via stern ramp.

Modernizations: None.

Naval service: Jelyana was badly damaged by British aircraft in May 2011, fired and capsized by later repaired and recommissioned in 2013. Tagrift was sunk by NATO air raid at Dera'a.

Mersit

Ivan Gogin, 2019