EDAR. French navy - Marine Nationale, high speed,catamaran design, landing craft.Design: CNIM. Director:Socarenam (Boulogne-sur-Mer) Length:30meters/width:12m4 /Minimum Draft "lightship" (when the ship is empty): 0.75.Engine: Water Jet. Speed: Up to 18knots with 80 tons on the platform to 30 knots lightship.Armament: two 12.7mm machine guns, two 7.62mm machine guns.
High speed landing craft or EDAR in French navy parlance, approaching the well dock of Marine Nationale BPC Tonnerre, projection,landing & control ship.Roughly equivalent to USN & Royal Navy amphibious landing vessels.
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