The OPV 58 S are 62 metres long, 9.5 metres wide and have a maximum draft of 2.9 metres. They are built with a steel hulls and aluminium superstructures with a 360 degree panoramic bridge.
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The top speed is 21 knots with a range of 4 500 miles at 12 knots, for a 25 day endurance.
The vessels are able to accommodate up to 48 people, including 24 crew members.
The OPV 58 S patrol vessels are armed with four MBDA anti-ship missiles (Marte Mk 2Ns) and the MBDA SIMBAD-RC air defence system with two Mistral 3 surface-to-air missiles, along with a 76 mm gun and possibly two 20 mm Narwhal cannons.
France’s Naval Group will supply the combat management system (POLARIS).