|Commissioned||10 November 1988|
|In service||1988 – 1991|
|Identification||Pennant number: P 8127|
|Builder||Jiangnan Shipyard, Shanghai|
|In service||2002 – present|
|Identification||Pennant number: P 712|
|Class and type||Type 021-class gunboat|
|Length||38.6 m (127 ft)|
|Beam||7.6 m (25 ft)|
|Draught||2.7 m (8 ft 10 in)|
|Speed||35 knots (65 km/h; 40 mph)|
|Range||800 nmi (1,500 km; 920 mi) at 30 knots (56 km/h; 35 mph)|
|Sensors and |
|1 × Type 352 Square Tie|
Powered by three 4,000-horsepower (3,000 kW) diesel engines that drive three propellers, BNS Salam has a maximum speed of 35 knots (65 km/h; 40 mph). She has a range of 800 nautical miles (1,500 km; 920 mi) at 30 knots (56 km/h; 35 mph).
The ship was commissioned into the Bangladesh Navy as BNS Durnibar on 10 November 1988. She was severely damaged in the cyclone of April 1991 and sunk into Karnaphuli river. Later, she was salvaged, renovated and modified into a gunboat. In 2002, she was recommissioned into the Bangladesh Navy as BNS Salam
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