INS Akshay (P35)

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Career
Name: INS Akshay
Commissioned: 10 December 1990
Status: in active service, as of 2014
General characteristics
Class & type: Abhay class corvette
Displacement: 485 tons full load
Length: 56.0 m (183.7 ft)
Beam: 10.2 m (33 ft)
Draft: 3.3 m (11 ft)
Propulsion: 2 diesel motors with 16,184 hp and 2 shafts (Another report says 4 engines)
Speed: 28 knots (52 km/h), (32 knots according to Jane's)
Range: 2,400 mi (3,900 km) at 14 knots (26 km/h)
Complement: 97 (incl. 7 officers), (Jane's lists 32, with 6 officers)
Sensors and
processing systems:
1 x MR 352 Pozitiv-E search radar
1 x Pechora navigation radar
1 x Rat Tail VDS sonar
Armament: 1 x quad Strela-2M (SA-N-5) SAM
1 x AK-76/60 76mm gun
4 x 533mm torpedo tubes, SET-65E anti-submarine torpedoes
2 x RBU 1200 five-tubed

INS Akshay (P35) is an Abhay class corvette, currently in service with the Indian Navy.[1]

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