LPR 40 MKIIFAST RIVERINE PATROL BOAT
The LPR acts as a command boat for the group of tactical riverine combat boats operated by the Colombian Marine Corps. It is equipped with the required features to undertake surveillance, intelligence, communication, command and control operations.
Its hull is built in FRP with type sandwich panels and it is designed to prevent damages due to stranding. The hull shape has been optimized to maximize the performance of the propulsion system in shallow waters.
|Length Overall||12,7 m.|
|Beam Overall||2,8 m.|
|Depth (to 1st deck)||1,53 m.|
|Depth (at full load)||0,65 m.|
|Max. Speed||+35 knots|
|Range||270 nm @ 25 knots|
|Fuel (Diesel)||1,74 m3|
|Mounting assembly for cal. 12,7 mm machine guns (double) at bow||x 1|
|Mounting assembly for cal. 12,7 mm machine guns (single) at aft.||x 1|
|Mounting assemblies at each side for cal. up to 7,62 mm machine guns||x 2|
|Main Engines||375 kW @ 2500 RPM x 2|
|Propulsions||Water jet type x 2|
|Main Generators||7,8 kW @ 60Hz x 1|
|Air Conditioning||16.000 BTU/h x 1|
|Fire-fighting||CO2 in engine room + (ABC portable extinguisher x 3)|
|Anchor||Danforth type x 1|
|Bilge pumps||2000 GPH x 4|
NAVEGATION AND COMMUNICATIONS
- 10 nm Radar.
- Radio frequencies VHF, UHF, HF.
- IR camera system.