Vikrant class aircraft carrier (Indian, 1957)

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specifications

Displacement: 16,000t standard; 19,500t full load
Dimensions: 213.4m oa x 39.0m max x 7.3m
Machinery: 2-shaft geared steam turbines, 40,000shp = 23kts. Oil 3200t. Range 12,000nm/6200nm at 14kts/23kts
Armament: 15-40mm/60 Bofors (4x2, 7x1), 16 aircraft
Sensors: Radar 960, 278, 293, 963
Complement: 1075 (peace), 1345 (war)

unit

No Name Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate Note
R11 Vikrant Vickers-Armstrong, Tyne 1943.10.21 1945.09.22 1961.03.04 1997 Decommissioned 1957 Acquired from Britain, ex-HMS Hercules (R49)

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