KV Ålesund is a vessel that normally operates in the Norwegian economical zone south of 56 degrees north. The vessel operates from Haakonsvern Navy Base outside of Bergen.
- Manufacturer: Myklebust shipyard, Norway
- Dimensions: 63 metres (length) – 11,5 metres (width) – 6,4 metres (draught)
- Displacement: 1,357 tonnes
- Armament: One 40 mm Bofors L cannon, one 12.7 mm machine gun