Fast Attack Craft
The 18m DEFENDER Fast Attack Craft is a powerful, multi-role vessel used by military teams for special operations and rapid personnel deployment. Twin high-powered engines and waterjets propel the vessel to speeds of up to 47 knots, for rapid interception. The wheelhouse seats five crew, and an additional 12 security personnel are seated below. The aluminium hull construction come with optional ballistic protection.
A shallow hull draft and bow disembarkation ramp allows for shore landings and river patrols. Various weapons systems, early warning systems, mission communication and navigation systems can be added to the vessel to perform specialised military tasks.
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Hull / Superstructure Aluminium Wheelhouse Aluminium Length (LOA) 18 m Beam (BOA) 4.5 m Draft 0.95 m (max) Displacement (Max) 26 T (Full Load) Classification Bureau Veritas
Max Speed 30 knots Cruise Speed 24 knots Range 400 nm @ 30 knots
Engines 2 x Volvo D13-800 Power 2 x 597 kW Jets 2 x DOENDJ170 Waterjets
Fuel 3 500 L Compliment 3 Crew + 10 Passengers Fresh Water 500 L Waste Water 500 L
Power Supply 220 VAC, 24 VDC Genset 2 x 15 kVA Air Conditioning Roof Self-Contained System
Navigation & Communication
G MDSS - A2 (partial package) X-Band Radar 6 kW MF/HF D SC Dual Band FM
Ballistic Protection Wheelhouse STANAG I * Specifications subject to change