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Type 26 Global Combat Ship (GCS) Programme


118 and 72 embarked troops

Developer and Operator

Royal Navy


Displacement – 5,400t, length – 148m, maximum beam – 19m

Top Speed



11,000km at 15kt


60 days


CAMM, anti-submarine weapons, anti-ship missiles, 127mm gun, two phalanx (CIWS), two 30mm oerlikon KCB

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