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HMS Ocean (LPH01) Helicopter Carrier

Crew

255, plus 206 aircrew, plus 480 Marines

Builder

Vickers Shipbuilding and Engineering (now known as BAE Systems Marine)

Owner

UK Ministry of Defence

Operator

Royal Navy

Length

203m

Beam

36.1m (waterline - 28.5m)

Draught

6.6m

Displacement

21,760t (full load)

Flight Deck

170m x 32.6m

Speed

18kt

Range

8,000 miles at 15kt

Guns

Four x Oerlikon / BAE twin 30mm guns

Combat Data System

ADAWS 2000

ESM

Thales Defence UAT

ECM

Thales Defence type 675 jammer

Decoys

Outfit DLJ / DLH<br />8 x Sea Gnat launchers

Air / Surface Search

Selex Sensors and Airborne Systems type 996

Surface Search / Helicopter Control

2 x Kelvin Hughes type 1007

Propulsion

2 x Crossley Pielstick 16 PC 2.6V 200 diesels, 17.5MW

Helicopters

12 x EH101Merlin<br />6 x Lynx

Lift Capacity

4 x landing craft on davits, 40 vehicles
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