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Ukrainian Frigate Protects Lebanese Flagged Vessel

first_imgDraught4.7m View post tag: Frigate View post tag: Protects Share this article View post tag: Ukrainian View post tag: News by topic Complement180 crewmembers Back to overview,Home naval-today Ukrainian Frigate Protects Lebanese Flagged Vessel Range3,500 nmi (6,500 km; 4,000 mi) at 14 kn (26 km/h; 16 mph)900 nmi (1,700 km; 1,000 mi) at 30 kn (56 km/h; 35 mph) Displacement3,100 long tons (3,150 t) standard 3,510 long tons (3,566 t) full load Research & Development February 25, 2014 View post tag: Naval View post tag: Lebanesecenter_img Speed32 knots (59 km/h; 37 mph) View post tag: Flagged HETMAN SAHAYDACHNIY (U130) SPECIFICATIONS Ukrainian Frigate Protects Lebanese Flagged Vessel [mappress]Press Release, February 25, 2014, 2014; Image: EU Navfor UKRAINIAN FRIGATE HETMAN SAGAIDACHNIYDuring one of their counter-piracy patrols in the Gulf of Aden, the EU Naval Force Ukrainian frigate, Hetman Sagaidachniy was tasked by the EU Force Headquarters to provide close protection at sea for a Lebanese-flagged merchant vessel, which had suffered engine failure and was drifting in the piracy high risk area in the Gulf of Aden. View post tag: Navy The crew from Hetman Sagaidachniy responded immediately and provided assistance to the stricken vessel.Speaking about the protection given, the Ukrainian warship’s commanding officer, Commander Roman Piatnitskiy, stated “For two days we remained close to the vulnerable vessel to protect it from any potential pirate attack. The EU Naval Force is determined to stop pirates from attacking merchant ships and their crews for ransom.”Once the engine problem was resolved, the crew of the Lebanese-flagged vessel warmly thanked the Ukrainian seamen for the protection and got underway again to their next port.The Ukrainian warship will complete her participation in the EU Naval Force as planned this week and will proceed back to her home port on completion. Length123m StatusIn active service, as of 2013 View post tag: vessel Beam14.2mlast_img read more