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HMS Activity  (1942) CVE Specification 

Crew :

700. To British Built CVE Ships :
Displacement : 14,250 tons.

Dimensions :

512ft x 66ft 6in x 25ft 1in.
Range : 4,500 nm @ 18kts.

Armour :

n/a
Armament : 2 (1 x 2) x 4in; 12 (6x2) x 20mm, 8 (8x1) 20mm, guns.
Power plant : 2-shaft, diesel powered;
12,000 bhp;
2,000 tons diesel fuel;
20,000 gals AVGAS.

Max Speed :

18kts

 :

Flight Deck :

498ft x 66ft mild steel plate.

Hangar :

87ft x 59ft x 21ft.

Arrester wires :

2 x 15,000lb at 60kts;
3 x 15,500lb at 55kts.

Catapult :

nil

Lifts :

1 @ 42ft x 24ft - aft
This page last edited - 03 September, 2012.

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