Ulsan class frigate

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Ulsan class frigate

The Ulsan class frigate is a class of multi-purpose Guided Missile Frigates built by Republic of Korea. Presently in use with Republic of Korea Navy and Bangladesh Navy.

The Ulsan class is a light frigate built by Hyundai Heavy Industries Co., Ltd. and Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co., Ltd. The frigates are 103.7m in length with top speed of 34 knots (63 km/h) and range of 8,000 nautical miles (15,000 km) at 16 knots (30 km/h).

Ulsan class frigate

Ulsan class frigate
Displacement: 2,350 tons
Length: 103.7m
Beam: 12.5m
Draught: 3.8m
Propulsion: CODOG 2 General Electric LM-2500 Disel Engine, 2 MTU 538 TB 82
Speed: 34 knots
Range: 8,000 at 16 knots
Complement: 186 (16 officers)
Sensors and
processing systems:
- Signaal DA-08 air surveillance radar
- AN/SPS-10C navigation radar
- ST-1802 fire control radar
- Signaal PHS-32 hull-mounted sonar
- TB-261K towed sonar
Electronic warfare
and decoys:
- ULQ-11K ESM/ECM suite
- 2 x Mark 36 SRBOC 6-tubed chaff/flare launcher
- 2 x 15-tube SLQ-261 torpedo acoustic countermeasures
Armament:
  • 8 x Harpoon (2 quadruple launchers) Anti-Ship Missile
  • 6 x 324 mm Blue Shark torpedo (2 triple tubes)
  • 2 x Otobreda 76 mm/56 Gun
  • 3 x Otobreda 40 mm/70 (2 twin) compact CIWS

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