KNM Skjold seiler forbi Hammerfest under øvelse Joint Viking / KNM Skjold sailing past Hammerfest during exercise Joint VikingKNM Skjold seiler forbi Hammerfest under øvelse Joint Viking / KNM Skjold sailing past Hammerfest during exercise Joint Vikinghttp://forsvaret.no/media/PubImages/_MG_0371 copy.jpghttp://forsvaret.no/media/PubImages/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=1782
Korvetten KNM Storm fra Skjold klassen under en demo på vinterøvelsen Cold Response 2014Korvetten KNM Storm fra Skjold klassen under en demo på vinterøvelsen Cold Response 2014http://forsvaret.no/media/PubImages/Markap3.jpghttp://forsvaret.no/media/PubImages/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=1689
MO_380_21.03.2014_21.03MO_380_21.03.2014_21.03http://forsvaret.no/media/PubImages/MO_380_21.03.2014_21.03.jpghttp://forsvaret.no/media/PubImages/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=686Korvetten KNM Skjold seiler utenfor Harstad under cold response 2014.

Skjold-class

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​The coastal corvettes' main tasks in peacetime are credible presence and maintaining sovereignty in Norwegian waters. ​​These very mobile vessels are also well-suited for search and rescue operations, and to support Special Forces close to the coast. The Navy has six vessels of the Skjold-class.

  • Dimensions: 47.5 metres (length) – 13.5 metres (width) – 15 metres (max height) – ​2.5 metres (draught)
  • Displacement: 273 tonnes
  • Crew: 20+
  • Speed: 47 knots (transit) / 60 knots max

 Other equipment

 

 

Reine-class<img alt="" src="/media/PubImages/MS_061_21.02.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Reine-classhttp://forsvaret.no/en/facts/equipment/reine-class
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Nordkapp-class<img alt="" src="/media/PubImages/sjo_overvakning0001.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Nordkapp-classhttp://forsvaret.no/en/facts/equipment/nordkapp-class

Published 11 June 2015 13:49.. Last updated 28 June 2016 10:56.