Al-Jawf Class (Sandown)

Operator: Saudi Arabia
Status: In Service
Number: 3
Ships: 420 Al-Jawf
422 Shaqra
424 Al-Kharj
Cost: Part of $7 billion ‘Al Yamamah’ deal
Acquired: 1991-1997
General Specs:
Country of origin: United Kingdom
Class: Minehunter
Manufacturer: Vosper Thornycroft
Introduced: 1988
Displacement: 484 tons
Length: 52.5 m
Beam: 10.9 m
Draft: 2.3 m
Hull Material: Fiberglass
Propullsion: 1 x Paxman Valenta 6PR200E diesel
Speed: 13 knots
Range: 2600 nm
Fuel Capacity:
Crew: 34
Armament:
Guns: 1 x 30mm Oerlikon
Anti-air:
Anti-ship:
Other:
Radar/Sensors: Nautis M combat management system
Kelvin Hughes Type 1007 I-band navigation radar
Thales Underwater Systems Type 2093
Defense/Countermeasures: 2 x ML Aviation Barricade lightweight decoy launchers
Other: 2 x PAP 104 MK5 remote-controlled mine disposal vehicle