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The Hobart Class - Characteristics

Characteristics: Length 146.7 metres
Beam 18.6 metres
Draft 7.2 metres
Full Load Displacement 7,000 tonnes
Performance: Top Speed: 28+ knots
Range: 5,000+ nautical miles at 18+ knots
Crew: Approx 180
Accommodation: 234
Combat System: Aegis Weapon System Baseline 7.1
AN/SPY-1D(V) Phased Array Radar
Horizon Search Radar
Mk 41 Vertical Launch System (48 VLS Cells)
Gun: Mk 45 5” 62 Calibre Gun
Advanced HARPOON Weapon Control System: 2 quad launchers
EW Suite
Very Short Range Air and Surface Defence
NULKA Active Missile Decoy system
Integrated Sonar System incorporating a Hull Mounted and towed array sonar
Communications Suite
Aviation: Hangars: 1
Boats: Two Rigid Hulled Inflatable Boats

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