Albanian patrol vessel Oriku (P 132)


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Oriku P132
Name: Oriku
Namesake: Oricum
Builder: Damen GroupPashaliman Naval Base, Vlorë, Albania
Commissioned: 2011
Status: Active
General characteristics
Class and type: Damen Stan Patrol 4207
Length: 42.8 m (140 ft)
Beam: 7.1 m (23 ft)
Speed: 26 knots (48 km/h; 30 mph)
Complement: 17

Orik is a patrol vessel of the Albanian Navy Brigade, built by the Damen Group in the Pasha Liman naval shipyard.[1][2][3][4] She was the second Damen Stan 4207 patrol vessel to be built, and was commissioned in 2011. She was built in Albania.

Jane's Naval Construction and Retrofit Markets reported that Albania had ordered a total of four vessels.[5] She was ordered to perform search and rescue duties, as well as coastal patrol.[6]


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