ORMI

ORMI

 

  • Crest
  • Specs
  • History
  • Photos
  • Former Officers
  • ORMI



    The ship’s crest displays a same type old ship using sails with a cross-section of a sword and cross on it. It represents the ship’s crew faith’s and nation’s effort which took part in 1821’s war for independence.

  • Ship’ s Characteristics
    Length overall: 50,13 m
    Breadth: 7,3 m
    Draft: 2,8 m
    Height : 13,54 m
    Displacement: 265 tns
    Max speed: 21,5 kts
    Fuel (DIESEL) capacity : 54500 lts
    Potable water capacity : 10000 lts
    Maximum Range with Max speed :1230 n.m.
    Maximum Range with economical speed : 1600 n.m.
    Accommodation : 32 persons
    Main Engines: Two (2) MTU Diesel 12 V 396 TE 94 2 X 2216 HP
    Power Generators : Two (2) power generetors Diesel type IVECO -8210 M 22 6 cylinders with power 110 KW
    RHIB : One (1) Barracuda 4 m, with 1Χ25 ΗΡ

    ARMARMENT
    Νaval gun BOFFORS 40MML-70 BREDA
    Νaval gun BOFFORS 40MML-70
    2 BROWNING 0.50 in (12.7 mm)
    Stinger missiles

    SENSORS
    Radar Navigation DECCA BRIDGEMASTER-II 252/6
    Radar Navigation DECCA 1690

    Electronic Warfare
    ΙFF/AN/APX-72
    Countermeasures Decoys: 4 launchers CHAFFS / WEGMAN

    CREW
    Officers: 6
    Petty Officers: 26

  • The Gunboat HS ORMI with side number P-230 of ASHEVILLE class, ex USS BEACON (PG-99) is the second ship of TOLMI class. It was granted to the Greek Navy from the US Navy. Its design and construction was oriented in attaining high speed. For this reason, the vessel is constructed from aluminum, the superstructure from polyester and aluminum frame, achieving a total displacement of 230 TN, while the gas turbine GENERAL ELECTRIC LM-1500 which originally had, developed a speed of 40kts. In 1996, the older engines were replaced with two new of type MTU 12V 396 TE 94. In 2003, the fore gun 3”/50 was replaced by BOFORS 40mm. From its activation until today, it has undertaken series of missions, mostly in the islands of Eastern Aegean and has participated in many of Hellenic Fleet’s exercises of small, medium and large scale. In addition to the operational activities, it has participated in ceremonial events as well as in other missions of social content and rescue / transport of a nephropathy patient from the island of Symi to the island of Rhodes at 27th of December 2002. At 1st of May 2005 the President of Hellenic Democracy visited the ship in the context of its mission at the island of Megisti during Easter. Important dates of the Gunboat HS ORMI are the following: Commission (in the USN): November 22th 1969; Decommission: 22 April 1977; Granted to the Hellenic Navy: October 1989; Raising of the Greek Flag: February 21st 1990; Accession to the Fast Patrol Boat Command: February 21st 1990; Accession to the Gunboats Command: November 1st 2003.
  • Ormi3
    Ormi4
    DSC02519
    DSC02527
    DSC02529
    DSC02537
    DSC02557
    IMG 20160922 143220
    IMG 20160922 143319
    IMG 20160922 143346
     
  • Α/Α RANK NAME FROM TO
    1 LIEUTENANT COMMANDER CH. PETSALAS 29/02/90 01/03/92
    2 LIEUTENANT COMMANDER Α. GKIOKAS 01/03/92 01/07/93
    3 LIEUTENANT COMMANDER ΕΜ. GAVALAS 01/07/93 01/07/94
    4 LIEUTENANT COMMANDER L. Α. GKAKAS 01/07/94 12/29/94
    5 LIEUTENANT COMMANDER Κ. TSIOTOS 12/29/94 02/12/97
    6 LIEUTENANT COMMANDER G. SAGOS 02/12/97 10/21/98
    7 LIEUTENANT COMMANDER G. NASOPOULOS 10/21/98 03/08/00
    8 LIEUTENANT COMMANDER G. MPOYMPAS 03/08/00 08/01/01
    9 LIEUTENANT COMMANDER Ν. FLOROS 08/01/01 07/09/02
    10 LIEUTENANT COMMANDER F. MPOTSAS 07/09/02 07/09/03
    11 LIEUTENANT COMMANDER P. KANOUTOS 07/09/03 09/10/04
    12 LIEUTENANT COMMANDER Α. IOANOY 09/10/04 08/30/05
    13 LIEUTENANT COMMANDER G. THEOFANIDIS 08/30/05 09/14/06
    14 LIEUTENANT COMMANDER P. PETROU 09/14/06 08/18/08
    15 LIEUTENANT COMMANDER S. KLADAKIS 08/18/08 08/15/09
    16 LIEUTENANT COMMANDER Ν. KOUNELAKIS 08/15/09 08/15/10
    17 LIEUTENANT COMMANDER G. KARANIKOLAS 08/15/10 08/25/11
    18 LIEUTENANT COMMANDER CH. PSIROPOULOS 08/25/11 08/23/12
    19 LIEUTENANT COMMANDER Ν. ALCHAZIDIS 08/23/12 12/19/13
    20 LIEUTENANT COMMANDER Ε. SIMAGIAS 12/19/13 12/17/14
    21 LIEUTENANT COMMANDER J. KASTRINAKIS 12/17/14 12/01/15
    22 LIEUTENANT COMMANDER CH. RIZOS 12/01/15 11/24/16
    23 LIEUTENANT COMMANDER Ν. KATOMERIS 24/11/16 22/11/17
    24 LIEUTENANT COMMANDER D. MARAGKOUDAKIS 23/11/17 25/11/18
    25 LIEUTENANT COMMANDER B. SELLAS 26/11/18 04/12/19
    26 LIEUTENANT COMMANDER A. CHRYSOSTOMIDIS 04/12/19 TODAY