MM38 Exocet single launcher

Missile Launcher
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Missile Launcher MM38 Exocet single launcher

    Derivatives / Succeeded by
MM40 Exocet --
AM39 Exocet --
SM39 Exocet --
MM38 Exocet twin launcher --



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1964 Destroyer Type 101 Hamburg class4
1964 Helicopter Carrier Jeanne d Arc class6
1967 Guided-Missile Destroyer Suffren class4
1972 Guided-Missile Cruiser Colbert mod class4
1974 Frigate Type 21 Amazon class4
1974 Destroyer F67 Tourville class6
1976 Frigate Wielingen class4
1976 Corvette d'Estienne d'Orves class2
1977 Guided-Missile Destroyer Hercules class4
1978 Corvette Drummond class4
1979 Frigate Exocet Leander class4
1979 Frigate Type 22 (Batch 1) Broadsword class4
1983 Frigate Towed Array Exocet Leander class4
1983 Frigate Type 22 (Batch 2) Boxer class4
1985 Corvette MEKO 140A16 class4
1992 Frigate Floreal class2


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1972 HMS Norfolk D21 Guided-Missile Destroyer County class2 year refit, to remove B turret and replace with 4x MM38 Exocet launchers (see main picture, above)
1973-jul HMS Cleopatra F28 Frigate Towed Array Exocet Leander classExocet conversion, completed 1975
1974-aug HMS Phoebe F42 Frigate Towed Array Exocet Leander classExocet conversion at HMD Devonport, completed by Apr 1977
1975-mar HMS Sirius F40 Frigate Towed Array Exocet Leander classExocet conversion, completed 1977
1975-dec HMS Minerva F45 Frigate Exocet Leander classConversion to Exocet began at HMD Chatham, completed 1979
1976-feb HMS Argonaut F56 Frigate Towed Array Exocet Leander classExocet conversion at HMD Devonport and fitted for Lynx operations, completed Jan 1980. Recommissioned 22 Mar 1980.
1977-aug HMS Danae F47 Frigate Exocet Leander classConversion to Exocet began, completed 1980
1978-jan HMS Penelope F127 Frigate Exocet Leander classConversion to Exocet began, completed Jan 1981, deck letters PN
1984-oct HMS Ambuscade F172 Frigate Type 21 Amazon classMajor refit to strengthen hull and add Exocet tubes, completed 1986
1985-may HMS Arethusa F38 Frigate Ikara Leander classIkara system (fitted by 1977) replaced by Exocet and Type 2031 towed sonar fitted by Feb 1986.


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