Class, [Type]: Type 404, [AR].
Builder: Lürssen/Krögerwerft, Germany.
Launch date: 24 March 1994.
Commission date: 22 November 1994.
Displacement ( tons ): 3.586 full load.
Dimensions ( metres ): 100,5 x 15 x 4,1
Main machinery: 1 x Deutz MWM 8V 12M 628 diesel ( 3.335 hp ).
Speed ( knots ): 15.
Range ( miles ): 2.000 at 15 knots.
Complement: 40 ( 4 officers ) + 12 ( squadron personnel ) + 50 ( maintenance ).
Guns: 2 x Rheinmetall Rh 202 20mm/90.
Missiles: SAM: 2 x cuadruple Stinger - Fliegerfaust launchers.
Military lift: 450 tm. diesel, 150 tm. water, 11 tm. lubricants, 130 tm. ammunition.
Helicopter: Can operate a light helicopter at stern.
Callsign: DRHP ( )
Comment: These ships were developed to substitute Rhein class ships. The German Navy tried to convert some Darss class ships, but the costs would have been bigger due to their age. Some of these ships are assigned to minehunting squadrons or missile patrolcraft.
Unit: 2nd Patrol Squadron.