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AMETHYSTE x 4
Code - N212
1.35  
Qty
Date - 1991
Type - SSN
Description - AMETHYSTE x 4 N212 Completed 1991 Sisters Perle + Rubis, Saphir, Casabianca & Emeraud of the Rubis class updated to this standard 1989-91. Turquoise & Diamant cancelled. Very quiet for ASW. Displacement 2,400 tons/2,660 tons Dimensions 241' x 25' x 21' Torpedo Tubes 4 x 21" Armament carries up to 14 torpedoes or SM39 Exocet (fired from the torpedo tubes) or 32 mines. Speed 26 knots submerged