POLEMISTIS

POLEMISTIS

 

  • Crest
  • Specs
  • History
  • Former Officers
  • POLEMISTIS


    The crest of the gunboat HS POLEMISTIS 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
    Length overall: 56,5m
    Width overall: 10m
    Maximum draught: 3,8m
    Displacement: 595 ton
    Maximum speed: 23 knots
    Range: 2470 n.m.
    Accomodation: 57persons
    Main engines: Two Wartsila Diesel 16 V 25 2 X 5000 HP
    Power generators: 3 MAN D 2866, power 3 x 200 KW
    RHIB: 1 BARRACUDA 4,2 m with 25 HP MERCURY and one MOSTRO 6,2m, with 90 HP YAMAHA

    ARMARMENT
    Νaval gun OTO MELARA 76/62
    Νaval gun BOFFORS OTO BREDA 40L70
    Two Νaval gun RHEIMENTAL 20mm
    Stinger missiles
    Mines MK6, MK18, MK 55.
    PANDA

    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 S mod 0
    IFF MK 12 Mod 4
    LINK 11
    Countermeasures Decoys: 4 launchers CHAFFS /WEGMAN

    CREW
    Officers:7
    Petty officers: 41
    Men of special forces: 15

  • HS POLEMISTIS is the second ship of Pirpolitis - Polemistis class whose design and shipbuilding is totally Greek. She was activated in the Greek shipyards of Skaramagka on 16th May 1994. It changed superior command and it was commissioned under the command of Fast Patrol Boats in 01/11/2002. From her commission until today she has undertaken many missions particularly in the islands of Eastern Aegean and it has participated in many fleet exercises of large, medium or smaller scale. Moreover it has participated in missions of social content. ( Program of preventive Medicine, Transport of the Olympic flame in Eastern Aegean islands, Ifitos) Important dates of HS POLEMISTIS are the following: Laying of the keel:1992 Vessel launching:1993 Raise of the flag:16/6/1994
  • RANK NAME FROM UNTIL
    LIEUTENANT COMMANDER A. KATHREPTAS 16/06/1994 11/04/1995
    LIEUTENANT COMMANDER G. MALFAS 12/04/1995 18/04/1996
    LIEUTENANT COMMANDER K. KARAGEORGIS 19/04/1996 22/05/1997
    LIEUTENANT S. BANOS 23/05/1997 17/07/1997
    LIEUTENANT COMMANDER S. BANOS 18/07/1997 24/06/1999
    LIEUTENANT COMMANDER P. GIANNOPOULOS 25/06/1999 09/12/1999
    LIEUTENANT COMMANDER F. MOYSOGLOU 10/12/1999 30/07/2001
    LIEUTENANT COMMANDER EM. CHRISTOFIS 31/07/2001 31/07/2002
    LIEUTENANT COMMANDER D. XIFARAS 01/08/2002 28/07/2003
    LIEUTENANT COMMANDER CH. NTEGIANNIS 29/07/2003 09/09/2004
    LIEUTENANT COMMANDER P. KARAVAS 10/09/2004 01/09/2005
    LIEUTENANT COMMANDER P. CHARITOS 02/09/2005 21/08/2006
    LIEUTENANT COMMANDER A. GRIGORAKIS 22/08/2006 18/08/2008
    LIEUTENANT COMMANDER L. KOSTAGIANNIS 19/08/2008 19/08/2010
    LIEUTENANT COMMANDER E. MAMOUZELOS 20/08/2010 16/08/2011
    LIEUTENANT COMMANDER TH. KOILAKOS 17/08/2011 18/08/2013
    LIEUTENANT COMMANDER G. KAKAVELAKIS 19/08/2013 24/09/2014
    LIEUTENANT COMMANDER S. VARDAKIS 25/09/2014 08/12/2015
    LIEUTENANT COMMANDER I. GIANNIOTIS 09/12/2015 07/12/2016
    LIEUTENANT COMMANDER G. MANTZOURIS 08/12/2016 21/01/2018
    LIEUTENANT COMMANDER A. KOUMELIS 22/01/2018 13/02/2019
    LIEUTENANT COMMANDER A. KOLIOS 14/02/2019 13/02/2020
    LIEUTENANT COMMANDER P. MANTZOURIS 14/02/2020 -