The Bazan-class frigate has seen wide usage in the MESS as a heavy frigate/light destroyer. It utilizes the same radar as the heavier Lau-class destroyer, on a hull about 60% the size.

Characteristics Edit

Displacement: 6000 tons (standard load)
Length: 482 feet
Beam: 61 feet
Draft: 15.5 feet
Speed: 28+ knots
Range: 4500 nautical miles
Propulsion: CODAG: 2x LM2500 gas turbines, 2x Caterpiller 3600 diesel

Armament Edit

48 cells Mk 41 VLS
1x Millenium CIWS
1x Mk45 5in/62 gun
2x Mk 32 Triple Torpedo Tubes
2x 20mm automatic cannon
1x MH-60R ASW helicopter
Remote Minehunting System

EW & Decoys Edit

  • SLQ-32(V)3 EW system
  • Mk53 SRBOC/NULKA launchers
  • AN/SLQ-25 Nixie torpedo decoy

Electronics Edit

  • AEGIS battle management system
  • AN/SPY-1D radar
    • AN/SPS-67(V)2 Surface Search Radar
    • AN/SPS-64(V)9
  • 2x AN/SPG-62 missile directors
  • AN/SQS-53D active sonar
  • AN/SQR-19 TACTAS passive sonar
  • AN/SQQ-28 LAMPS III shipboard system