KYKNOS

KYKNOS

  • Crest
  • Specs
  • Photos
  • Former Officers
  • History
  • The crest of HS KYKNOS represents a seagull flying close to the sea surface carrying a torpedo with its legs.
  • Ship’ s Characteristics
    Length overall: 24,50 m
    Width overall: 7,50 m
    Maximum draught: 2,08m
    Displacement: 72 ton
    Maximum speed: 41 knots
    Range: n.m.
    Accomodation: persons
    Main engines: 4 Diesel 3.100 bhp
    Power generators:
    RHIB: 1 BARRACUDA 4,2 m with 25 HP MERCURY

    ARMARMENT
    Νaval gun ΒΟFFΟRS 40mm L-70
    Νaval gun ΟERLICON 20mm
    2 BROWNING 0,30’ mm

    SENSORS
    Radar Navigation DECCA BRIDGEMASTER 250E

    CREW
    Officers:2
    Petty officers: 18

  • Zakinthos1
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    Pliroma
  • RANK NAME FROM UNTIL
    LIEUTENANT I. NYDRIOTIS 25/02/1967 30/06/1969
    LIEUTENANT D. ATHANASIOU 01/07/1969 16/08/1971
    LIEUTENANT I. VASILAKOPOULOS 17/08/1971 21/12/1971
    LIEUTENANT K. DOUMOURAS 22/12/1971 28/06/1972
    LIEUTENANT N. ILIOPOULOS 29/06/1972 01/05/1973
    LIEUTENANT A. FILLIPOU 02/05/1973 30/09/1974
    LIEUTENANT N. ILIOPOULOS 01/10/1974 14/09/1975
    LIEUTENANT I. IOANNOU 15/09/1975 13/10/1975
    LIEUTENANT D. LIOUMIS 14/10/1975 27/03/1977
    LIEUTENANT COMMANDER P. KIKAREAS 28/03/1977 19/05/1977
    LIEUTENANT P. GEORGOPOULOS 20/05/1977 10/07/1978
    ENSIGN K. KARAGIANNIS 11/07/1978 13/05/1979
    ENSIGN L. CHALASOCHORIS 14/05/1979 30/06/1980
    ENSIGN D. KARAKOSTAS 01/07/1980 19/05/1981
    ENSIGN N. KARAVAS 20/05/1981 12/05/1983
    ENSIGN K. KARAGIANNIS 13/05/1983 10/03/1985
    ENSIGN P. TSAKOS 11/03/1985 28/01/1986
    LIEUTENANT V. KAVVADIAS 29/01/1986 11/11/1986
    ENSIGN K. KONSTANTAKOS 12/11/1986 17/02/1987
    ENSIGN I. KATSOURIS 18/02/1987 14/06/1987
    ENSIGN D. TSIAMIS 15/06/1987 15/11/1988
    ENSIGN K. PERPINIAS 16/11/1988 04/04/1989
    ENSIGN I. KONTOULIS 05/04/1989 25/08/1989
    LIEUTENANT V. PAPPAS 26/08/1989 19/02/1991
    LIEUTENANT N. BISMPIKOPOULOS 20/02/1991 18/07/1993
    LIEUTENANT JUNIOR GRADE ST. KAMMENOS 19/07/1993 15/08/1994
    LIEUTENANT JUNIOR GRADE A. BOUMPAS 16/08/1994 23/07/1995
    LIEUTENANT N. LYMPERAKIS 24/07/1995 04/08/1997
    LIEUTENANT JUNIOR GRADE A. DIMITRIOU 05/08/1997 02/04/1998
    LIEUTENANT JUNIOR GRADE L. KOSTAGIANNIS 03/04/1998 20/08/2000
    LIEUTENANT D. ZIOGAS 21/08/2000 08/08/2001
    LIEUTENANT A. VEZYRIS 09/08/2001 27/07/2003
    LIEUTENANT JUNIOR GRADE K. SPANOS 28/07/2003 01/06/2004
    LIEUTENANT JUNIOR GRADE I. STAMOUTSOS 02/06/2004 26/07/2005
    LIEUTENANT JUNIOR GRADE I. ANANIAS 27/07/2005 09/08/2007
    LIEUTENANT JUNIOR GRADE D. NIKOLAOU 10/08/2007 02/08/2009
    LIEUTENANT JUNIOR GRADE S. TSIMPOUKAS 03/08/2009 14/07/2010
    LIEUTENANT I. TSOURAKIS 15/07/2010 23/09/2012
    LIEUTENANT I. TSIMPOUXIS 24/09/2012 28/08/2014
    LIEUTENANT I. CHRYSOULAKIS 29/08/2014 28/06/2016
    LIEUTENANT G. M. MANIKAS 29/06/2016 23/08/2018
    LIEUTENANT N. DIMOU 24/08/2018 23/09/2020
    LIEUTENANT G. KRITIKOS 24/09/2020 -
  • One out of six of the same class that were purchased from Norwegian Shipbuilding in Mandal, Norway. The others are: INIOCHOS, KASTOR, ANDROMEDA, PIGASOS and TOXOTIS. The Greek Flag was raised on the 25th of February 1967 by its first CO , Lt I. Nydriotis HN.