ARES 75 HERCULES FAST PATROL CRAFT
The smallest member of the HERCULES series, ARES 75 HERCULES is also the fastest, with its current water jet propulsion system giving it a 38+ knot speed capability. With a small revision to the main propulsion system configuration the boat is capable of achieving 50+ knots. The boat has exceptional agility and its seakeeping characteristics allow it to undertake open sea operations on a variety of military, security and rescue duties. A single 12.7mm machine gun is mounted on the foredeck, controlled remotely from the wheelhouse. The vessel is equipped with an electro-optic system that provides day & night surveillance capability.
*5 off - ARES 75 HERCULES have been designed and built for the Qatar Ministry of Interior-Coast Guard.
Length Overall - 24.10 m
Beam - 5.80 m
Hull Draught - 1.20 m
Max Speed - 38+ Knots
Main Propulsion System - 2 x Diesel Engines & Waterjets
Construction Material - Advanced Composites
Classification - Turkish Lloyd or IACS