Rauma class missile boat
The Rauma class missile boat
Missile boat
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s (-luokan ohjusvene) are a type of vessels in use by the Finnish Navy
Finnish Navy
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It is the predecessor of the Hamina class
Hamina class missile boat
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 missile boats. The ships were constructed at the Hollming yards and Finnyards in Rauma
Rauma, Finland
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, Finland
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. All the ships have their home port in Pansio
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FNS Rauma
Pennant number: 70.
Builder: Hollming.
Ordered: August 27, 1987.
Commissioned: October 18, 1990.
Home base: Pansio.
Current state: In active service.

FNS Raahe
Pennant number: 71.
Builder: Hollming.
Commissioned: August 20, 1991.
Home base: Pansio.
Current state: In active service.

FNS Porvoo
Pennant number: 72.
Builder: Finnyards.
Commissioned: April 27, 1992.
Home base: Pansio.
Current state: In active service.

FNS Naantali
Pennant number: 73.
Builder: Finnyards.
Commissioned: June 23, 1992.
Home base: Pansio.
Current state: In active service.
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