Equipment

Boats in service

Information
Country of origin   UK    
Length     5.4m 
Speed  35knots Plus       
Weight 1.4tonne  
Vital Stats

Warship AIS. 

SOLAS compliant.

Delta 7.5m/8m

Information
Country of origin   UK    
Length     7.5m / 8m 
Speed  40knots Plus       
Weight 2tonne  
Vital Stats

Warship AIS. 

SOLAS compliant.

Weapons

76 mm OTO Melara

 76mm OTO Melara Statistics
Gun Type           

Cannon

Country of Manufacture Italy
Entered Service   1984
Calibre 76 mm
Crew 3
Weight of shell 12.34kgs
Fire Rate 85 rounds per minute
Range   18.4 km

Bofors 57mm Cannon

The Bofors 57mm L/70 Automatic Gun is an all purpose naval armament with a range of over 13km. The gun is operated by a remote controlled optical and laser fire control system and is fully gyro stabilized to allow its employment at high speeds and in rough seas. The Bofor 57mm is capable of firing 200 rounds per minute and is highly effective in the anti-air role. This weapon is mounted onboard the Naval Service Flagship L.É. Eithne.

Bofors 57mm Cannon Statistics
Gun Type Cannon
Country of Manufacture Sweden
Entered Service 1984
Calibre 57mm
Crew 5
Weight of shell 2.4kgs
Fire Rate 200 rounds per minute
Range 13.8 km

Bofors 40mm Cannon

The Bofors 40mm L/70 Automatic Gun is a close range weapon, well suited for anti-aircraft defence of pin-point targets. It is also highly effective against naval and ground based targets and has an impressive rate of fire of 300 rounds per minute. The Bofors is crewed by a team of three gunners and is mounted onboard all three Offshore Patrol Vessels

Bofors 40mm Cannon Statistics
Gun Type           

Cannon

Country of Manufacture Sweden
Entered Service   2006
Calibre 40mm
Crew 2
Weight of shell 2.5kgs
Fire Rate 240 rounds per minute
Range   1km

Rheinmetall 20mm Cannon

The Rheinmetall 20mm Rh-202 Naval Cannon is a precision close range naval armament with a high rate of fire of up to 1030 rounds per minute and high accuracy. With a special mount design, the firer remains in the upright position for all elevations of firings. With a large variety of specialist ammunition the Rheinmetall is a capable secondary armament and is fitted onboard all Naval Service ships for close range weapons support and anti-air point defence.

Rheinmetall 20mm Cannon  Statistics
Gun Type           

Cannon

Country of Manufacture Germany
Entered Service   1984
Calibre 20mm
Crew 2
Weight of shell 134g
Fire Rate 1000 rounds per minute
Range   2km

Browning 12.7mm Heavy Machine Gun 

Browning 12.7mm Heavy Machine Gun Statistics
Manufacturer Fabrique Nationale
Weapon Type Heavy Machine Gun
Country of Manufacture Belgium
Entered Service 1970s
Calibre 12.7mm
Ammunition Feed Belt Fed (disintegrating links)
Weight 96kg
Mode of Fire Automatic Fire
Range 2200m
Rate of Fire 550 rounds/min
Length of Barrel 1143mm
Sight Iron Sight
Crew 3

FN MAG General Purpose Machine Gun 

FN MAG General Purpose Machine Gun (GPMG) Statistics
Manufacturer FN Herstal
Weapon Type Light Machine Gun
Country of Manufacture Belgium
Entered Service 1964
Calibre 7.62mm
Ammunition Feed Belt Fed
Weight 10.9kg
Mode of Fire Automatic Fire
Range 1800m
Rate of Fire 650 - 1000 rounds/min
Length 1260mm
Sight Rear Ramp Type

Steyr AUG A1 Assault Rifle

Steyr AUG A1 Statistics
Manufacturer Steyr Daimler Puch
Weapon Type Semi-Automatic Assault Rifle
Country of Manufacture Austria
Entered Service 1988
Calibre 5.56mm
Ammunition Feed Magazine Fed
Weight 3.6kg
Mode of Fire Single Shot and Automatic Fire
Range 600m
Rate of Fire 600 - 800 rounds/min
Length 790mm
Sight Optical x1.5 Magnification

Heckler & Koch USP

Heckler & Koch USP Statistics
Gun Type           

Semi- Automatic Pistol

Country of Manufacture Germany
Entered Service   2007
Calibre 9mm
Fire Rate

Semi- Automatic

Range   50m

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