HMS Sabre

HMS Sabre (P285)

HMS Sabre is a Scimitar-class fast patrol boat based in Portsmouth.

Facts & figures

Facts & figures

24 tonnes

Total displacement

16 metres

Total length

32+ knots

Top speed

Our operations

Current operation



Alongside in Portsmouth Naval Base.

Our base

Our base

United Kingdom

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Commanding Officer

Lieutenant Lloyd Cardy

Lloyd Cardy joined Britannia Royal Naval College at Dartmouth in April 2010 as a Warfare Officer. He was selected for command in October 2017 and was appointed as Commanding Officer of HMS Sabre in Gibraltar in July 2018.


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