New design for littoral warfare defense operations

The Combattante BR71 Mk II vessel is an evolution and an upgrade of the CMN sea proven BR family vessels (Baynunah class).
The vessel is designed for littoral warfare defence operations against air and surface threats, patrolling tasks, law enforcement and ISR missions.

separator

BR71MKII_mission_helico

Missions

> Coastal and off-shore patrolling
> Intelligence, Surveillance & Reconnaissance (ISR)
> Naval and law enforcement application
> Integration to a naval task force for Anti Surface and Anti Air Warfare
> Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) monitoring & surveillance
> Scouting around tactical areas
> Deterrent strike operations
> Support to Land Forces actions operations
> 5t class helicopter operation

BR71MKII_mission

BR71MKII_face

Performance and Competitive Features

> Impressive performance for a medium range vessel
> Very compact and powerful
> Optimised wheelhouse arrangement with wide visibility all around the vessel
> 360° free radar detection arc
> Large modularity adapted to the full range of maritime surveillance tasks
> Helicopter platform Level 2 Class 2 (Day & Night)

separator

Main Characteristics

> Length Overall : 70.30 m
> Beam Overall : 11.00 m
> Maximum draught : 3.00 m
> Maximum speed : 30 Knots
> Range at 12 Knots : 2500 NM
> Crew : 50
> Fuel oil : 100 t
> Fresh water : 8 t
> Hull : Steel
> Superstructure : Aluminium
> Classification : Bureau Veritas

Main Equipment & Auxiliaries

> Three generating sets
> Four diesel engines
> Four Waterjets : 2 steering & 2 booster
> Two 6.50 Rigid Inflatable Boats (RIB)
> One Compact Mast (Cmact ©)

Typical Mission Systems

> One Combat Management System
> One 3D combined Surveillance Radar + IFF
> One Fire Control Radar
> One Electro-optical System
> One Primary Gun: 76MM or 57 mm
> One Surface to Surface Missile System with 8 Exocet missiles
> One Surface-to-Air Missile System with 8 vertical launch missiles
> One Short Range Air Defence Missile System
> Two Secondary Guns 20mm (30 mm as option)
> One Tactical Data Link System
> One Radar ESM System
> One Communication ESM System
> One Decoy Launching System
> Integrated Naval communications System
> One GMDSS System
> One Integrated Bridge Control System (IBCS)
> One 25 kW X-band radar

separator