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​​​​​​​​The Nordkapp-class consists of the three vessels: KV Nordkapp, KV Senja and KV Andenes. They have all been used to handle larger fishing conflicts, expeditions to Antarctica and missions during the first Gulf War. They are operative certified until 2020. 

  • Manufacturers: KV Nordkapp: Bergen mechanical workshop, Norway 
    KV Senja: Horten shipyard, Norway 
    KV Andenes: Haugesund mechanical workshop, Norway 
  • Dimensions: 105 metres (length) – 14.6 metres (width) – 5.7 metres (draught) 
  • Displacement: 3,320 tonnes 
  • Speed: 21 knots 
  • Crew: 60+ 
  • Armament: Bofors L70 57 mm canon, Heckler & Koch 416 handheld semi-automatic rifle 
  • Built:
    KV Nordkapp: 1980 
    KV Senja: 1980 
    KV Andenes: 1981​

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Published 12 June 2015 16:14.. Last updated 28 June 2016 10:56.