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Initial Operational Capability (IOC): 1990
Total Production: 4
Also Known As: Type KVV-90
Origin: Sweden
Corporations: ThyssenKrupp Marine Systems AB
Parent System: Goteborg
Initial Operational Capability (IOC): 1990
Total Production: 4
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Description: The Type KVV-90 Goteborg is a class of missile boats The Royal Swedish Navy commissioned four vessels between 1990 and 1993. These missile boats have been designed to carry out anti-surface warfare (ASuW) missions as well as anti-submarine warfare (ASW) operations in the littoral environment. The propulsion system is based on three diesel engines developing 6,390-bhp with three waterjets and a top speed of 32 knots. The electronic gear provided to this boat includes a Sea Giraffe 50HC air and surface search radar, SS301 hull-mounted sonar and TSM 2643 MF variable depth sonar. The weapon system includes eight RBS15 anti-ship missiles, one 57mm dual purpose gun, one 40mm anti-aircraft gun, four 15.7-inch torpedo tubes and four LLS-920 ASW rocket launchers. The torpedo tubes can be replaced with 64 mines.

Goteborg Specifications

Crew: 33
Number of Engines: 3
Number of Weapons: 8
Torpedo Tubes: 4
Beam: 8 meter (26.2 foot)
Draft: 1.93 meter (6.33 foot)
Length: 57 meter (187 foot)
Main Gun Caliber: 57 millimeter
Total Combined Power: 7,680 kW (10,295 hp)
Top Speed: 32 knot (16.4 mps)
Full Displacement: 425 ton
CEP: Circular Error Probable
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Goteborg News

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on 30 Jun 2017
Friday, June 30, 2017Saab to Upgrade to Two Swedish Navy Goteborg Class Corvettes

Operators & Related Equipment


Grand Total 41
Cannons & Gear
40mm Mk3x1
57mm Mk3x1
Offensive Weapons
RBS15 Mk3x8
Sensor Systems
Sea Giraffe 50HCx1

Goteborg Ship Listing

SerialNameStatusLaunch DateCommissionDecommission
K21 Goteborg-1990-
K22 Gavle-1991-
K23 Kalmar-1991-
K24 Sundsvall-1993-

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