Hovercraft of the ABS M-10 type initially build by VOSPER THORNYCRAFT Ltd. (UK) for transposting troops and vehicles.
Reconverted in 1996 to a hydrographic vessel for performing depth measurements.
Main dimensions : 18,95m (max. length) x 8,8m (max. width) x 4,47 m height (max. height : 5,31 m with air cushion on lift)
Construction material : hull is made of reinforced plastic and polyester (fiberglass)
Engines : 2 x Deutz - 1050 hp @ 2300 rpm
Generator : Deutz 30 kW
Max; speed : ± 60 km/h
Survey speed : ± 40 km/h
Fuel comsumption : 150 liter/hour
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