ARMATOLOS

ARMATOLOS

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  • History
  • Former Officers
  • ARMATOLOS


    The sign of the gunboat HS ARMATOLOS describes a former ship of the same type using sails, with a cross and a sword crossing above the ship. The picture symbolizes the fight for “The Christianity and the Motherland” which was held by the crew of the Hellenic ships during the War for Independence in 1821.

  • Ship’ s Characteristics

    Max length: 54.75 m
    Max width: 10.50 μ
    Max Draught: 2.55 μ
    Displacement: 516 tonnes
    Max speed: 22 knots
    Max range: 2000 nm
    Personnel: 67 people.
    Main Engines : Two DIESEL MTU - 16 V 1163 TB 63
    Electric Generators: Two Main generators MERCEDES - BENZ OM 424 12 V 183 AA 51 (240 KW ) and one Emergency MERCEDES-BENZ OM 422 (169 KW).
    RHIB : one Mostro 6,2 m  with engine 90 HP.
                one Barracuda 4,2m  with engine 25 HP.


    ARMARMENT

    Νaval gun OTO MELARA 76/62
    Νaval gun  BOFFORS OTO BREDA 40L70
    Two Νaval gun RHEIMENTAL 20mm
    Stinger missiles
    Mines   MK 6, MK18,MK 55
    PANDA MOD 0 +BU

     

    SENSORS

    Radar  Air-Surface ΤRITON
    Radar Navigation DECCA BRIDGEMASTER 250E
    Radar Navigation SIMRAD BROADBANN
    Radar ORION 10 XP
    Η/Ο MILTECH
    Combat data systems: NA -21 mod 0

     


    ELECTRONIC WARFARE

    ESM / DR 2000 ARIAL/51
    IFF MK 12 Mod 4
    LINK 11
    Countermeasures  Decoys:  4 launchers  CHAFFS / WEGMAN



    CREW
    Officers: 7
    Petty Officers: 41
    Men of Special Forces: 16

  • Gunboat HS ARMATOLOS is the first of a family of two gunboats (ARMATOLOS - ΝΑVΜΑCHΟS) which were constructed under the management of the Hellenic Shipyards Co. according to the design of the Danish company DANYARD for the ships of the type OSPREY - 55 ( Offshore Vessel Patrol - OVP ).The launch of the ship took place in March 1990.The first ship named “ARMATOLOS” was a corvette PT-42 which was constructed in 1948 and remained in service until 1976. She named “ARMATOLOS” to honor the fighters of Greek independence war of 1821.

  • RANK NAME FROM UNTIL
    LIEUTENANT COMMANDER TH. GEROUKIS 04/06/1990 01/08/1991
    LIEUTENANT COMMANDER A. PANAGOPOULOS 02/08/1991 06/01/1993
    LIEUTENANT COMMANDER P. FILIPPAS 07/01/1993 07/01/1994
    LIEUTENANT COMMANDER K. ILIOU 08/01/1994 08/01/1995
    LIEUTENANT COMMANDER A. PALASKAS 09/01/1995 14/05/1995
    LIEUTENANT COMMANDER S. DIMITRIOU 15/05/1995 27/05/1997
    LIEUTENANT I. PAXIVANAKIS 28/05/1997 30/06/1997
    LIEUTENANT COMMANDER I. PAXIVANAKIS 01/07/1997 17/09/1999
    LIEUTENANT COMMANDER A. RAKOPOULOS 18/09/1999 13/07/2001
    LIEUTENANT COMMANDER S. KOSTALAS 14/07/2001 21/07/2002
    LIEUTENANT COMMANDER K. SAMPANIS 22/07/2002 27/07/2003
    LIEUTENANT COMMANDER L. TSARMAKLIS 28/07/2003 08/09/2004
    LIEUTENANT COMMANDER TH. CHATZOPOULOS 09/09/2004 18/08/2005
    LIEUTENANT COMMANDER CH. ELEFSINIOTIS 19/08/2005 09/10/2006
    LIEUTENANT COMMANDER G. STAVROULAKIS 10/10/2006 20/01/2008
    LIEUTENANT COMMANDER G. PELEKANOS 21/01/2008 13/08/2009
    LIEUTENANT COMMANDER S. CHAPITAS 14/08/2009 27/02/2011
    LIEUTENANT COMMANDER P. MILIAS 28/02/2011 29/08/2013
    LIEUTENANT COMMANDER I. ASFENTAGAKIS 30/08/2013 21/09/2014
    LIEUTENANT COMMANDER N. SEFERLIS 22/09/2014 27/08/2015
    LIEUTENANT COMMANDER D. E. PEPPAS 28/08/2015 05/09/2016
    LIEUTENANT COMMANDER I. VAZAKAS 06/09/2016 03/09/2017
    LIEUTENANT COMMANDER D. XIROKOSTAS 04/09/2017 04/05/2018
    LIEUTENANT COMMANDER A. KOUREMENOS 05/05/2018 28/08/2019
    LIEUTENANT COMMANDER I. VLACHOS 29/08/2019 23/09/2020
    LIEUTENANT COMMANDER S. GIASSAS 24/09/2020 -