Musherib Class

Offshore Patrol Vessels

Musherib Class

The “Musherib” OPV vessel design is consistent with the RINAMIL for Fast Patrol Vessel (FPV) rules. She is a flexible type of ship capable of performing several services, from surveillance to combat functions.
The propulsion system has four variable pitch propellers, two to starboard and two to the left, each in line with a diesel propulsion engine.
Furthermore, the vessel is capable of operating a RHIB (Rigid Hull Inflatable Boat) through a crane located at the stern.

Commissioning Qatari Ministry of Defence

Technical Information

main characteristics

Length overall

63.80m

Lenght between Pp

59.60m

Beam

9.20m

Depth

5.65m

Speed (max/range)

30/15 kn

Full Load displacement

725t

Range

1 500 nm

Endurance

7 days

Crew

38

Propulsion System

4 x PDE + 4 x RG+ 4 x FCPP

Generating sets

3 x DGS

Combat System

SENSORS

Multi-Functional Radar (MFR Kronos HP)

IFF Interrogator & Transponder (IFF SIRM-C + Transponder)

EWS Radar & Communication (RESM/CESM)

IR Search & Tracking System (IRST)

Radar & E/O Fire Control System (FCS)

E/O Fire Control Systems (EO-FCS)

X-Band Navigation Radar

S-Band Navigation Radar

Integrated Navigation System (DGPS, Echo sounder, Speed-log, Meteo sensors)

EFFECTORS

VL-MICA SAM

Exocet SSM

76/62mm SR Multi Feeding Main Calibre Gun

30mm Secondary Calibre Guns

AAW Decoy Launchers MK1

12.7mm Machine Guns (GFE)

COMMUNICATIONS

Tactical Data Links 11, 16, JREAP, Y, (22 FFBNW)

SATCOM (dual antenna)

Integrated Communications System (voice/data V/UHF, HF)

GMDSS A3

COMMAND & CONTROL

Combat Management System

Integrated Bridge System