THE 50 CORVETTE SQUADRON
SHIPS


CORVETTE 260




Amiral Petre Bărbuneanu
Hull no. 260
Year of construction: 1983
Commissioned: 1983



 

Ship characteristics:
Full load displacement: 1385 ft
Dimensions (length X beam X draught): 92.335 X 11.41 X 3.16 (m)
Propulsion: - 4 main engines
                   - 4 X 3285 hp
                   - 4 propellers
Top speed: 23.41 knots
Complement: 100
Hours underway: 23700 hours


 Onboard equipment::
• Radio-direction finder
• Automatic pilot
• Echo sounder
• Gyrocompass
• Magnetic compass
• USW and SW radio stations
• Radar
• Sonar
• Underwater combat gear
• Anti-aircraft artillery systems

International and national missions and applications attended:
1. Tactical sea exercises
2. Sea voyages to provide missile launching
3. Command exercises BICAZ, LITORAL, EUXIN
4. Participation in the Romanian Navy Day parade
5. Instruction by simulation exercise SIMEX 2004
6. Outfield communication command exercises lead on by the Navy Staff and the Naval Operational Command
7. Mobilization exercises
8. Black Sea Partnership -1996, 1998, 2004
9. Cooperative Partner – 1996; 2004
10. Joint missions with American cruiser VORKTINIE – 1994; 1996; 1997; 1998
11. Monterey – 1992
12. Training voyage – Greece 1994


CORVETTE 263






Viceamiral Eugen ROȘCA

Hull no. 263
Year of construction: 1986
Commissioned: 1987



 



Ship characteristics:
Full load displacement: 1385 ft
Dimensions (length X beam X draught): 92.335 x 11.41 x 3.16 (m)
Propulsion: - 4 main engines
                   - 4 x 3285 hp
                   - 4 propellers
Max speed: 23.41 knots
Complement: 100
Hours underway: 10000 nm

Onboard equipment:
• Radio-direction finder
• Automatic pilot
• Echo sounder
• Gyrocompass
• Magnetic Compass
• USW and SW radio stations
• Radar
• Sonar
• Underwater weapon system
• Anti-aircraft guns

International and national missions and applications attended:
1. Tactical sea exercises
2. Sea voyages to provide missile launching
3. Command exercises BICAZ, LITORAL, EUXIN
4. Participation in the Romanian Navy Day parade
5. Instruction by simulation exercise SIMEX 2004
6. Outfield communication command exercises lead on by the Navy Staff and the Naval Operational Command
7. Mobilization exercises
8. Cooperative Partner – 1998
9. Livex – 2003


CORVETTE 264




Contraamiral Eustațiu SEBASTIAN

Hull no. 264
Year of construction: 1983
Commissioned: 1989

 

 

Ship characteristics:
Full load displacement: 1385 ft
Dimensions (length X beam X draught): 92.335 x 11.41 x 3.16 (m)
Propulsion: - 4 main engines
                  - 4 x 3285 hp
                  - 4 propellers
Max speed: 23.41 Knots
Complement: 100
Hours underway: 16000 nm

Onboard equipment:
• Radio-direction finder
• Automatic pilot
• Echo sounder
• Gyrocompass
• Magnetic Compass
• USW and SW radio stations
• Radar
• Sonar
• Underwater weapon system
• Anti-aircraft guns

Misiuni și aplicații naționale și internationale la care a participat:
1. Exerciții tactice pe mare
2. Ieșire pe mare în vederea asigurării lansării de rachete
3. Exerciții de comandament BICAZ , LITORAL, EUXIN
4. Participări la parada cu nave cu ocazia Zilei Marinei Române
5. Exercițiul de Instruire prin simulare SIMEX 2004
6. Exerciții de comandament comunicații în teren conduse de SMFN și CON
7. Exerciții de mobilizare
8. Black Sea Partnership - 1995, 2000
9. Strong Resolve - 1995
10. Iolkos - 1995.
11. Rescue Eagle – 1996; 2000;
12. Cooperative Partner – 1997;2000; 2002
13. Sea Breeze – 1998
14. Black Sea Partnership – 1999
15. Storm - 2000
16. Livex - 2001


Onboard equipment:
• Radio-direction finder
• Automatic pilot
• Echo sounder
• Gyrocompass
• Magnetic Compass
• USW and SW radio stations
• Radar
• Sonar
• Underwater weapon system
• Anti-aircraft guns

International and national missions and applications attended:
1. Tactical sea exercises
2. Sea voyages to provide missile launching
3. Command exercises BICAZ, LITORAL, EUXIN
4. Participation in the Romanian Navy Day parade
5. Instruction by simulation exercise SIMEX 2004
6. Outfield communication command exercises lead on by the Navy Staff and the Naval Operational Command
7. Mobilization exercises
8. Black Sea Partnership -1995, 2000
9. Strong Resolve - 1995
10. Iolkos – 1995
11. Rescue Eagle – 1996; 2000;
12. Cooperative Partner – 1996; 2004
13. Sea Breeze – 1998
14. Black Sea Partnership – 1999
15. Storm - 2000
16. Livex – 2001


CORVETTE 265




Contraamiral Horia MĂCELARIU
Hull no. : 265
Year of construction: 1996
Commissioned: 1996


 



Ship characteristics:
Full load displacement: 1385 ft
Dimensions (length X beam X draught): 92.335 x 11.41 x 3.16 (m)
Propulsion: - 4 main engines
                   - 4 x 3285 hp
                   - 4 propellers
Max speed: 23.41 knots
Complement: 100
Hours underway: 15200 nm

Onboard equipment:
• Radio-direction finder
• Automatic pilot
• Echo sounder
• Gyrocompass
• Magnetic Compass
• USW and SW radio stations
• Radar
• Sonar
• Underwater weapon system
• Anti-aircraft guns

International and national missions and applications attended:
1. Tactical sea exercises
2. Sea voyages to provide missile launching
3. Command exercises BICAZ, LITORAL, EUXIN
4. Participation in the Romanian Navy Day parade
5. Instruction by simulation exercise SIMEX 2004
6. Outfield communication command exercises lead on by the Navy Staff and the Naval Operational Command
7. Mobilization exercises
8. Rescue Eagle – 2000
9. Blackseafor – 2001; 2003; 2004
19. Black Sea Partnership – 2001; 2002
11. Cooperative Partner – 2002

TORPEDO PATROL BOATS





SMEUL, VIJELIA, VULCANUL

Hull no. 202, 204, 209
 


 



Ship characteristics:
Full load displacement: 190.37 ft
Dimensions (length X beam X draught): 38.8 x 4.05 x 1.88 m
Propulsion: - 2 main engines
                   - 3 x 4000 hp
                   - 3 propellers
Max speed: 26 knots
Complement: 38

Onboard equipment:
• Automatic pilot
• Gyrocompass
• Loch electromagnetic
• Radio-direction finder
• USW and SW radio stations
• Radar