Combat Ships of the Czech Navy
Missile Destroyer "Svratka"
Ninth (latest in a series) ship
in a series of Type Vltava guided missile destroyers. Laid on the Trinec Shipyard
April 29, 2004, launched on January 22, 2005, commissioned June 9, 2007.
This ship was named in honor of the Svratka - a river in the South Moravian Region
of the Czech Republic with a length of 173,9 km. Ship hull number - DDG-09. Currently
ship is in the 6nd Tactical Group (Reserve) of the surface ships "Slapy"
of the Czech South Moravian Fleet.
Commander - Captain 2st Rank Velislav
Side view of the ship:
9,750 tons full load
Length: 169,8 m
Beam: 13,7 m
Draft: 6,2 m
Speed: 29 knots
Range: 7,500 nmi at 18 kn
Propulsion: 2 x Skoda-Pilsner
gas turbine engines x 45,000 horsepower, 2 shafts
- 1 x 64 cell
Mk 41 vertical launch systems
- 1 x 48 cell Sylver A-43 vertical launch system
- 1 x 127 mm Oto Melara 127/64LW gun
- 1 x 76 mm Oto Melara 76/62 Stealth gun
- 2 x Goalkeeper CIWS
- 2 x Mk 32 12.75 in (324 mm) triple torpedo tubes for
- 4 x OTO RHMG 12.5 mm machine guns
- 1 x NHI NH-90