Statistics of Type 22-H M S B R O A D S W O R D
Complement : Maximum
25 Officers and 225 ratings
This COGOG machinery arrangement allows each of the two shafts to be driven either by a TYNE or OLYMPUS engine. Each shaft drives through a non-reversing reduction gearbox to a controllable pitch propellor. In the Ship Control Centre an electronic control system varies pitch and the fuel supply to the engines to produce the required power.
30 knots (approx)
Generators : Four 1000 kw machines, each driven by a Paxman Ventura diesel.
Two Type 910 seawolf, fire control radars
For surveillance :
two Ferranti FM 1600B computers are
two further 1600B computers are used to control missile
Seawolf a double headed surface to air point defence
Exocet four surface to surface anti-shipping missiles.
Bofors two 40mm rapid firing policing guns.
two triple launchers deck mounted for anti-submarine
two Lynx helicopters armed with either guns, or