List of ships of the Egyptian Navy

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The list of Egyptian Navy ships includes all ships of the Egyptian Navy as well as its predecessors.

See also List of ships of the line of Egypt.

Ship classes[edit]

October class missile boat[edit]

  • In service: 4 boats: 785, 787, 789 & 791(out of 6 built)
  • Displacement: 82 tons full load
  • Crew: 20
  • Dimensions: 25.3 x 6 x 1.8 meters (83 x 19.5 x 6 feet)
  • Propulsion: 4 diesels, 4 shafts, 5,400 bhp, 40 knots
  • Armament:
    • Two Otomat SSM
    • Two twin 30 mm AA guns

Note: Built in Egypt, outfitted in the United Kingdom with the hulls built in Egypt, outfitted in UK. Hull is a modified Komar design. Two units were stricken in 1990s.

Ambassador MK III class missile boat[edit]

On order: (All 4 delivered between 2011–2014)

  • Displacement: 550 tons
  • Complement: 36 (eight officers, ten chief petty officers, and 18 ratings).
  • Dimensions: length: 60.6 m (199 ft), Beam: 10 m (32.8 ft), Draft: 2 m (2.5 ft)
  • Machinery: Diesels: Three MTU diesels (30,000 hp) (sold and serviced by Detroit Diesel Corporation in the US); three shafts; three propellers.
  • Speed: 41 knots (76 km/h)
  • Range: 2,000 nmi (4,000 km) at 15 knots (28 km/h), with an at-sea endurance of eight days.
  • Equipment:
    • CMS/Fire Control
    • Lightweight Shipboard Electro-Optical System
    • IFF
    • Data links (Link ASN 150, LinkYE, Link 14, and Link 11)
  • Radar:
    • Navigation: Thales Nederland (formerly Signaal) Scout (I/J band)
    • Air/surface surveillance: European Aerospace and Defence Systems (EADS) TRS-3D radar built by Raytheon Systems
    • Fire control: (I and K dual-band).
  • Countermeasures:
    • Decoys: Four chaff/IR launchers (two to port and two to starboard).
    • Electronic Support Measures/Electronic Countermeasures (ESM/ECM)
  • Armament:
    • Eight Boeing Harpoon SSM Block 1G in two quad pack canister launchers.
    • One United Defense Mk 75 76 mm/62 Super Rapid DP gun
    • One Raytheon RAM system consisting of the Mk49 Guided Missile Launching System (GMLS) and a Mk44 MOD 2 Block 1 guided missile round pack (supporting 21 canister mounted missiles)
    • One Raytheon Mk 15 Mod 21 Phalanx (Block 1B) 20 mm Phalanx CIWS
    • Two deck-mounted 7.62 mm M60 machine guns

Black Swan class training frigate[edit]

  • In service: 1 ship: Tariq (931)
  • Displacement: 2000 tons
  • Armament:
    • 3 × 4 in (102 mm) guns
    • Two twin 37 mm AA guns
    • Four 12.7 mm machineguns
    • Four depth-charge mortars
    • Two depth-charge racks

Dhat Al Sawari class minehunter[edit]

  • In service: 3 ships: Dhat Al Sawari, Navarine, Al Burullus
  • Displacement: 203 tons
  • Crew: 25
  • Equipment: TSM 2022 minehunting sonar
  • Armament: Two 12.7 mm machineguns
  • Note: Built in the United States

Descubierta class corvette[edit]

  • In service: 2 ships: El Suez (F941), Aboukir (F946)
  • Displacement: 1575 tons
  • Crew: 146
  • Equipment:
    • DA-05 two-dimensional air search radar
    • Elettronica Beta intercept
    • WM-25 fire control
  • Sonar:
    • VDS
    • DE-1167 LF hull sonar
  • C3I & EW:
    • SATCOM Communication
    • Combat Data Suite
    • Chaff Decoy Dispenser
  • Armament:
    • Eight Harpoon SSM
    • Eight RIM-7 Sea Sparrow SAM
    • One 76 mm OTO Melara DP gun
    • Two 40 mm AA guns
    • One 375 mm antisubmarine rocket launcher
    • Two triple 12.75-inch (324 mm) torpedo tubes.

El Horreya training yacht[edit]

  • Displacement: 3,762 tons
  • Crew: 160

El Kousseir training yacht[edit]

  • Displacement: 1000 tons

Hainan class anti-submarine patrol boat[edit]

  • In service: 4 ships: Al Hadi, Al Gatar, Al Saddam, Al Salam plus 4 reserve ships
  • Displacement: 392 tons
  • Crew: 70
  • Equipment: Tamir II HF hull sonar
  • Armament:
    • Two twin 57 mm AA guns
    • Two twin 23 mm AA guns
    • Two triple 12.75-inch (324 mm) torpedo tubes
    • Four RBU-1200 anti-submarine rocket launchers
    • Two depth-charge mortars
    • Two depth-charge racks
    • Mines

Hegu class inshore missile boat[edit]

  • In service: 6 boats (609, 611, 613, 615, 617, 619)
  • Displacement: 79.19 tons full load
  • Dimensions: 27 x 6.5 x 1.8 meters (88.5 x 21 x 6 feet)
  • Propulsion: 4 diesels, 4 shafts, 4,800 bhp, 37 knots
  • Crew: 16
  • Armament:
    • 2 HY-2 SSM
    • 1 dual 25 mm AA (Chinese-built), changed to Egyptian made 23 mm cannon AA.

Intisar training ship[edit]

  • Displacement: 500 tons

Jianghu class light patrol frigate[edit]

  • In service: 2 ships: Najim al Zafir (951) and Al Nasser (F956)
  • Displacement: 1900 tons
  • Crew: 195
  • Equipment:
    • Type 354 Radar (Eye Shield) 2D air/surface search, I-band
    • Type 517H-1 (Knife Rest) 2D long-range air search, A-band
    • Type 352 Radar (Square Tie) surface search fire-control, I-band
    • MF hull radar
    • Type 343 (Wasp Head) fire control radar, G/H-band
    • 2 x Type 341 fire control radar for dual 37 mm AA gun
    • 2 x Racal RM-1290 navigation radars, I-band
  • Sonar
    • SJD-5 medium-frequency Sonar
    • SJC-1B reconnaissance Sonar
    • SJX-4 communications Sonar
  • C3I & EW
    • CTC-1629 Combat Data System (or Chinese copy ZKJ-3A)
    • Data link: HN-900 (Chinese equivalent of Link 11A/B)
    • Communication: SNTI-240 SATCOM
    • RWD-8 (Jug Pair) Intercept EW Suite
    • Elettronica Beta Intercept
    • Type 9230I Radar Warning Receiver
    • Type 651A IFF
    • 2 x Mk-36RBOC 6-barrel Decoy Rocket Launchers
  • Armament:
    • Four HY-2 SSM
    • Two radar controlled dual 57 mm AA guns
    • Six radar controlled dual 37 mm AA guns
    • Four RBU-1200 anti-submarine rocket launchers
    • Four depth-charge mortars
    • Two depth-charge racks
    • Mines
  • Note: May be modified with additional helicopter platform

Knox class frigate[edit]

  • In service: 2 ships: Domyat (F961) and Rasheed (966)
  • Displacement: 4250 tons
  • Crew: 250
  • Aviation: Helicopter deck plus hangar for one helicopter SH-2G
  • Equipment:
    • SPS-40 B two-dimensional Air search Radar
    • AN/SPS-67 Surface Search Radar
    • SPG-53 Fire Control
  • Sonar:
    • SQS-26 CX bow Sonar
    • SQR-18 towed Sonar Array
  • C3I & EW:
  • Armament:
  • Note: 1 additional ship is in Egyptian possession as a hulk

Okhtenskiy class ocean tug[edit]

  • Units in service: 103 Al Meks, 105 Al Agami, 107 Antar, 109 Al Dikhila, 111 Al Iskandarani,

113 Al Kahira

  • Displacement: 950 tons full load
  • Dimensions: 47.3 x 10.3 x 5.5 meters (155 x 33.5 x 18 feet)
  • Propulsion: Diesel-electric, 2 diesels, 1 shaft, 1,500 shp, 13 knots
  • Crew: 40
  • Note:First two were Soviet-built, others assembled in Egypt from Soviet

components.

Oliver Hazard Perry class frigate[edit]

Frigate 911 in the port of Safaga

Osa I class missile boat[edit]

Osprey Class Coastal Mine Hunter[edit]

  • In service: 2 ships: Osprey Class Coastal Minesweepers: Ex USS Cardinal (MHC-60) and Ex USS Raven (MHC-61)
  • Crew 5 officers, 4 chief petty officers, 42 enlisted men
  • Displacement:
    • 817 tons light
    • 904 tons full
  • Dimensions:
    • Length 187 ft 10 in (57.25 m)
    • Beam 34 ft 7 in (10.54 m)
    • Draught, Full Load 88 ft (27 m)
    • Height 70 ft (21 m)
  • Decks 4
    • Multi-Purpose Crane 2t capacity
    • Boat-Handling Crane 1t capacity
    • Compartments and Spaces 110
  • Performance:
    • Speed Over 15 kn (28 km/h)
    • Range 1,500 miles (2,400 km)
  • Weapon Systems
    • Guns 2 x 0.5-calibre machine guns
  • Mine countermeasures suites:
    • Mine Neutralisation System AN/SLQ-48
    • Minehunting Sonar AN/SQQ-32
    • Mine Countermeasures Deep Sweep System SLQ-53
    • Tanks 24
  • Navigation, Command and Control System:
    • AN/SYQ-13

Polnocny A class landing ship[edit]

  • In service: 3 ships
  • Displacement: 800 tons
  • Crew: 41
  • Capacity: 180-195 tons of cargo (5 MBT or 8 APC + 250 troops/marines
  • Radar & Electronics:
    • Surface Radar: Spin Trough
    • Fire Control Radar: Drum Tilt
  • Armament:
    • 2 - SA-N-5 Grail quad launchers
    • 2 – 30 mm (twin) (in one ship)
    • 2 - 18 tube 140 mm rocket launchers
  • Note: Polish built

Ramadan class missile boat[edit]

  • In service: 6 ships: 670 Ramadan, 672 Khybar, 674 El Kadesseya, 676 El Yarmouk, 678 Badr, 680 Hetteen
  • Displacement: 312 tons full load
  • Crew: 31
  • Dimensions: 52 x 7.6 x 2.0 meters (170.5 x 25 x 6.5 feet)
  • Propulsion: 4 diesels, 4 shafts, 16,000 bhp, 35 knots
  • Equipment:
    • Radar: ST820 Air and Surface Search Radar, Cutlass intercept
    • Fire Control: Two ST802 Fire Control Radars
  • EW:
    • Cutlass intercept Radar
    • Cygnus Jammer
    • Two Protean Chaff Dispenser
  • Armament:
    • Four Otomat SSM
    • One 76 mm OTO Melara DP gun
    • One twin 40 mm Breda AA gun

Romeo class submarine[edit]

Armament:

  • In service: 4 ships: 831, 842, 852, 858
  • Displacement: 1,330 Tons Surfaced, 1,712 Tons Submerged
  • Crew: 56 Officers and Sailors
  • Engine:
    • 2x diesel engines delivering 4000 hp (2983 kW), with two electric motors driving two propeller shafts.
  • Maximum Speed:
    • 17 knots (31 km/h) surfaced
    • 14 knots (26 km/h) submerged
  • Range:
    • Snorkel: 7,000 nautical miles (13,000 km) at 5 knots (9.3 km/h)
    • Surface: 16,000 nautical miles (30,000 km) at 10 knots (19 km/h)
  • Operating Depth:
    • Operational: 300 meters (984 ft)
    • Maximum: 500 meters (1,640 ft)
  • Equipment:
    • Sensor Suite:
      • 'Snoop Plate' surface search radar
      • 'Stop Light' ECM system
      • Librascope system fire control
    • Sonar
      • Medium frequency 'Feniks' bow sonar
      • High frequency 'Herkules' bow sonar
      • CSU-3-4 active/passive suite sonar
  • Armament:
    • 6 x 533mm (21 inch) torpedo tubes in bow and 2 x 533mm (21 inch) torpedo tubes in stern, with a mix of 14 NT-37F torpedoes and Harpoon SSM (Usually 10 and 4)
  • Note: Chinese built version in 1980-1981, delivered to the EN in 1984 after being upgraded with American and British systems . Capable of carrying 28 mines in place of torpedo and missile armaments. (Replaced the 6 Russian Romeo class and the 6 Russian Whiskey class Submarines that were delivered between 1961 and 1969).

Safaga class route survey boat[edit]

  • In service: 2 ships: Safaga, Abu El Ghosn
  • Displacement: 165 tons
  • Crew: 16
  • Armament: One 12.7 mm machinegun

Shanghai II class small patrol boat[edit]

  • In service: 4 boats
  • Displacement: 135 tons
  • Dimensions: 38.78 x 5.41 x 1.55 (127 x 18 x 5 feet)
  • Propulsion: 4 diesels, 4 shafts, 4,220 bhp, 28 knots
  • Crew: 36
  • Armament:
    • Two twin 37 mm AA guns
    • Two twin 23 mm AA guns

Shershen class coastal patrol boat[edit]

  • Displacement: 170 tons full load
  • Dimensions: 34 x 6.8 x 1.5 meters (111.5 x 22 x 5 feet)
  • Propulsion: 3 diesels, 3 shafts, 12,000 bhp, 45 knots
  • Crew: 22
  • Armament: 2 dual AK-230 30 mm AA
  • Note: Soviet-built, transferred 1967-68. Torpedo tubes and rocket launchers have been removed from the survivors.
  • Note: Original armament included rocket launchers and torpedo tubes, now removed

T43 type ocean minesweeper[edit]

  • In service: 5 ships: Gharbeya, Daqahleya, Bahareya, Sinai, Assuit
  • Displacement: 569 tons
  • Dimensions: 58 x 8.6 x 2.3 meters (190 x 28 x 7.5 feet)
  • Propulsion: 2 diesels, 2 shafts, 2,200 bhp, 14 knot
  • Crew: 65
  • Equipment: Tamir II mine locating sonar
  • Armament:
    • Two twin 37 mm AA guns
    • Four twin 12.7 mm machine guns
    • Two depth-charge mortars
    • Mines

Tiger (Type 148) class missile craft[edit]

Toplivo II class coastal tanker[edit]

Vydra class landing craft[edit]

  • In service: 9 ships
  • Displacement: 600 tons
  • Crew: 20
  • Capacity: 200 troops, 200 tons cargo
  • Armament: Two twin 40 mm AA guns or two twin 37 mm AA guns
  • Note: Some without armament

Yurka class patrol minesweeper[edit]

  • In service: 3 ships: Aswan, Giza, Sohag
  • Displacement: 460 tons
  • Crew: 62
  • Equipment: Mine location sonar
  • Armament:
    • Two twin 30 mm AA guns
    • Ten mines

Z class training destroyer[edit]

  • In service: 1 ship: El Fateh
  • Displacement: 2575 tons
  • Crew: 186
  • Equipment: SNW-1 air and surface search radar
  • Armament:
    • Four 114 mm / 45 caliber DP guns
    • One dual 40 mm AA gun
    • Four 40 mm AA guns
    • 4 × 21 in (533 mm) torpedo tubes
  • Note: Former Royal Navy Z-class destroyer of World War II vintage.

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