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Raising of the Greek Flag on the tanker Axios in Scotland. April 28, 1947

Raising of the Greek Flag on the tanker Axios in Scotland. April 28, 1947

Axios II (Carrier) / 3007, L-109, Formerly 'HMS-LST 3007'.

It was built in the British shipyards 'U.K. – Harland & Walt Ltd. Belgast. Launched on September 16, 1944. Commissioned on May 15, 1945. The Greek Flag was raised on April 28, 1947 in Rosneath, Scotland. It was used for military and government transport. Similar type: 'Acheloos III', 'Pineios III', 'Strymon II', 'Alpheios III' and 'Aliakmon II'. He returned in 1959 to Malta in the British Navy.


Typ
(Type)
Landing Ship - Tank
Třída
(Class)
LST (III)
Jméno lodi
(Name)
HMS LST 3007
Zařazení do stavu
(Commission)
Zrušení
(Lost)
 
Délka maximální
(Length OA)
105.92m
Šířka
(Beam)
16.84m
Ponor maximální
(Draft max.)
3.78m
Výtlak standardní
(Standard displacement)
2,300 t
Výtlak plný
(Full displacement)
4,980 t
Výzbroj
(Armament)
a.b.
4 × 40mm (2×II)
6 × 20mm
10 × 20mm
Pohon
(Propulsion)
2-shaft VTE, 2 Admiralty 3-drum boilers, 5500ihp
Max. rychlost
(Speed)
13.5 uzlů (knots)
Dosah
(Range)
 
Pancéřování
(Armour)
 
Náklad
(Cargo)
15×40t nebo 20×25t tanky, 14×3t nákl.aut, 170 vojáků
Posádka max.
(Crew)
118 - 190
Posádka mírová
(Peace crew)