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RFA Wave Knight

RFA Wave Knight at anchor off Plymouth Sound on March 16th, 2008.

The Wave-class Fleet Oilers are a class of eleven fleet oilers in the Royal Fleet Auxiliary and the Irish Navy. The class entered service in 2003. They are 650 feet long by 92.7 feet wide and a draft of 32.7 feet (198.12m x 28.26m x 9.97m), has a displacement of 31,270 tons, and a crew of 102. The Wave-class is going to be supplemented by the Tide-class fleet replenishment oilers.

SpecificationsEdit

  • Type: Replenishment Vessel
  • Service Period: 2003-Present
  • Characteristics:
    • Length: 650 feet (198.12 meters)
    • Beam: 92.7 feet (28.26 meters)
    • Draft: 32.7 feet (9.97 meters)
    • Displacement: 31,270 tons
  • Crew: 102 (80 RFA and 22 RN)
  • Propulsion:
    • 4 × Wartsila 12V 32E/GECLM diesel generators 25,514 metric horsepower (18.76 MW)
    • 2 × GEC Alstom motors with Cegelec variable speed converters 19,040 metric horsepower (14 MW)
    • 1 × shaft
    • 1 x 18t thrust electric Kamewa bow thruster
    • 1 x 12t thrust electric stern thruster
  • Range: 10,000 nautical miles (18,520 kilometers) at 15 knots (27.78 km/h)
  • Speed: 18 knots (33.34 km/h)
  • Sensor Suite:
    • Raytheon Type 1047 I-Band Surface Search RDF
    • Raytheon Type 1048 E/F Navigation RDF
    • Kelvin Hughes Type 1077 I-Band Navigation RDF
    • Type 1017 IFF
  • Armament:
    • 2 × DS30B 30mm cannons
    • 2 × 7.62mm Mk.44 Miniguns
    • 5 × 7.62mm L7 machine guns
    • 2 x 30mm Goalkeeper CIWS
  • Aircraft Carried: 1 x Agusta-Westland Merlin
  • Aviation Facilities: Enclosed Hangar with beartrap equipped flight deck
  • Cargo Capacity:
    • 16,000 m3 of liquids (of which 3,000 m3 aviation fuel & 380 m3 fresh water)
    • 125 tonnes of lubricating oil
    • 500 m3 of solids
    • 150 tonnes of fresh food in eight 20 ft refrigerated container units.

Unit RunEdit

Royal NavyEdit

  • RFA Wave Knight
  • RFA Wave Ruler
  • RFA Wave Victor
  • RFA Wave Master
  • RFA Wave Rider
  • RFA Wave King
  • RFA Wave Commander
  • RFA Wave Emperor
  • RFA Wave Sovereign
  • RFA Wave Governor
  • RFA Wave Monarch

Irish NavyEdit

  • Etain (RO 01)
  • Mórrígan (RO 02)
  • Claudine (RO 03)

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