Al-Siddiq Class (PGG-1)

Operator: Saudi Arabia
Status: In Service
Number: 9
Ships: 511 Al-Siddiq
513 Al-Farouq
515 Abdul Aziz
517 Faisal
519 Khalid
521 Amr
523 Tariq
525 Oqbah
527 Abu Obaidah
Cost: $8.8 million per boat
Acquired: 1980-1982
General Specs:
Country of origin: United States
Class: Patrol/missile boat
Manufacturer: Peterson Builders
Introduced: 1980
Displacement: 425 tons (495 tons full load)
Length: 190 ft (58.2 m)
Beam: 26.5 ft (8 m)
Draft: 6 ft (1.9)
Hull Material: Unknown
Propullsion: 2 x MTU 12V652 diesel
1 x General Electric LM-2500 Gas Turbines
Speed: 34 knots
Range: 2900 nm
Fuel Capacity: Unknown
Crew: 38
Armament:
Guns: 1 x 76mm 62 cal. MK75 DP
1 x 20mm Phalanx CIWS
2 x 40mm MK19 grenade launcher
Anti-air: 2 x 20mm 70 cal. Oerlikon MK10 AA
Anti-ship: 4 x AGM-84 Harpoon anti-ship missiles
Other: 1 x 81mm ASW mortar
Radar/Sensors: MK92 Fire control system (gun only)
Defense/Countermeasures: SLQ-32 V1 intercept
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