The Korean LR5K is operated from a dedicated Mother ship CHUNG HAE JIN.
Figure 1,2: LR5K
|Rescue Capacity||10 Personnel|
Figure 3: CHUNG HAE JIN, launched : Oct 95 - commissioned : Nov 96
|Disp. Full Load||4368 Tonnes|
|Range||9500nm (at 15kts)|
CHUNG HAE JIN was built as a multi purpose salvage and rescue vessel. It carries an ROV a nine man diving bell and the LR5K SRV. TUP capable with onboard recompression facilities. In addition she has a deck for operating a light helicopter and 2 LCVPs. Station keeping is with a four point mooring system or DPS.