Class, [Type]: Circos, [ATA].
Builder: Astilleros del Atlántico, Santander, Spain.
Commission date: 30 July 1981.
Displacement ( tons ): 1.437 full load.
Dimensions ( metres ): 41 x 11,6 x 5,5
Main machinery: 2 x AESA/Sulzer 16ASV25/30 diesels ( 7.744 hp ).
Speed ( knots ): 13.
Complement: 33 ( 8 officers ).
Guns: 2 x 12,7mm.
Military lift: 640 tons fuel, 100 tons water.
Callsign: EBDF ( )
Comment: Former Circos. Christened in 1977, delivered in 1978, was built for the Compañía Hispano Americana de Offshore,S.A. It was afterwards bought by the Defense Ministry. This ship was designed and built for oil rig support tasks.
Homeport: El Ferrol.