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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

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