gas turbine - Rolls Royce Spey

gas turbine
Naval Engine

The Marine Spey gas turbine engine was developed by Rolls Royce after experience with the aero-engine Spey, which powered the UK Bucanneer, the UK versions of the McDonnell-Douglas Phantom and the UK Nimrod maritime reconnaisance platform. Although the aero-engine Spey has been around since the late 1950s, the Marine Spey entered service in 1985.

The SM1A Spey developed 12.75MW.

The SM1C Spey developed 18MW.

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1986 Guided-Missile Destroyer Hatakaze class2
1986 Destroyer Asagiri class4
1988 Frigate Type 22 (Batch 3) Cornwall class2
1989 Frigate Abukuma class2
1989 Frigate Type 23 Duke class2
1991 Frigate Karel Doorman class2
1995 Support Ship Kashima class2
1996 Destroyer Murasame class2
2002 Guided-Missile Destroyer De Zeven Provinciën class2
2003 Destroyer Takanami class2
2012 Destroyer Akizuki 2010 class4

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1989-dec HMS Brave F94 Frigate Type 22 (Batch 2) Boxer classRR SM1A Spey upgraded to RR SM1C Spey Gas Turbines - rather than the Olympus of the rest of the Class.

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Japanese Navy
Royal Navy
Chilean Navy
Belgian Navy
Portuguese Navy
Royal Netherlands Navy

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