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MSI-93


MSI-93 served the Navies of Belgium and South Korea

MSI-1 Class Inshore Minesweeper:

  • Laid down as MSI-93 by the Mercantile Marine Yard, Kruibeke, Belgium
  • Commissioned RBNS Tournai (M 481)
  • Transferred to South Korea in 1970
  • Fate unknown.

    Specifications:

  • Displacement 120 t.
  • Length 112'
  • Beam 23'
  • Draft 8'
  • Speed 15 kts.
  • Complement 21
  • Armament: One twin 20mm Oerlikon
  • One Mercedes Benz V12 700kw magnetic pulse generator and two 6-cylinder Gardiner 60kw diesel generators
  • Propulsion: Two 700kw Mercedes Benz V12 diesel engines, reduction to one shaft.
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    MSI-93 72k Photo by Raphodon Robert Hurst

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