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MSI-92


MSI-92 was built in Belgium.

MSI-1 Class Inshore Minesweeper:

  • Laid down as MSI-92 by the Mercantile Marine Yard, Kruibeke, Belgium
  • Commissioned as Seraing (M 480)
  • Decommissioned and struck from the Navy Register in 1990
  • Fate unknown.

    Specifications:

  • Displacement 120 t.
  • Length 112'
  • Beam 23'
  • Draft 8'
  • Speed 15 kts.
  • Complement 21
  • Armament: One twin 20mm Oerliken
  • Auxiliary power: One Mercedes Benz V12 700kw magnetic pulse generator and two 6-cylinder Gardiner 60kw diesel generators
  • Propulsion: Two 700kw Mercedes Benz V12 diesel engines, two shafts.
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    Size Image Description Source
    MSI-92 67k . Robert Hurst
    MSI-92 76k c. 1963
    Belgian Navy photo

    There is no DANFS history currently available for MSI-92.
    Additional Resources and Web Sites of Interest
    Naval Minewarfare Association
    Association of Minemen

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