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Name Official number Flag IMO
ALTAIR     FRA   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1916  06/07/1916  14/09/1916 
Vessel type Vessel description
Naval Offshore patrol vessel  Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
William Hamilton & Co., Port Glasgow Glen Yard  320 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
 /  / 1250 disp 84.0 m  10.2 m  3.5 m   
Engine builder Ross & Duncan, Glasgow
Engine detail
Triple expansion 4cyl 21",35",39",39"x39" 2800ihp 16kn 1-screw
Engine No.1017 

First owner First port of register Registration date
French Navy .      
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
 
Vessel history
6/9/1916 trials completed
10/1916 in service on patrol in eastern Mediterranean
1917-1918 based in Tunisian and southern France
5/1919 coastal surveillance in Black Sea and transport of refugees from Odessa
1920 in Persian Gulf (Basrah and Bushire)
1922 onwards stationed in Far East
1934 In reserve at Saigon.
1936 Recommissioned as an hydrographic ship in Indo-China
8/3/1939 stricken  
Remarks
Étoile/Flower class sloop 
End year Fate / Status
1940  Broken Up  
Disposal Detail
1940 sold for scrapping at Saigon.  
 

 



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