Murasame class


Asagiri class


Destroyer Murasame class

    Derivatives / Succeeded by
Takanami class 2003
                        Akizuki 2010 class 2012

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4500light (tn)
5100full load (tn)
151length (m)
17.40beam (m)
5.20draught (m)
30max speed (knots)
60000power (shp)
2Naval Engine gas turbine - General Electric LM2500
2Naval Engine gas turbine - Rolls Royce Spey
2Naval Engine propulsion system: COGAG
2Missile Launcher Mk 41 VLS
8Missile Launcher SSM-1 Type 90
1Naval Gun Oto Melara 76 mm
2Close-In Weapon System CIWS Phalanx 20 mm

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    Typical Max
JMSDF Mitsubishi SH-60J Seahawk 11

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Shipyards Login to Edit

Ishikawajima Shipyard (IHI) - Isogo9

Ships on Database - all derivatives Login to Edit

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JMSDFDD 101JDS Murasame011996--
JMSDFDD 102JDS Harusame1997--
JMSDFDD 103JDS Yudachi1999--
JMSDFDD 104JDS Kirisame1999--
JMSDFDD 105JDS InazumaJSPR2000--
JMSDFDD 106JDS Samidare2000--
JMSDFDD 107JDS Ikazuchi2001--
JMSDFDD 108JDS Akebono2002--
JMSDFDD 109JDS Ariake2002--
JMSDFDD 110Takanami class JDS TakanamiJSTN2003--
JMSDFDD 111Takanami class JDS Onami2003--
JMSDFDD 112Takanami class JDS Makinami2004--
JMSDFDD 113Takanami class JDS Sazanami2005--
JMSDFDD 114Takanami class JDS Suzunami2006--
JMSDFDD-115Akizuki 2010 class JS Akizuki2012--
JMSDFDD-116Akizuki 2010 class JS Teruzuki2013--
JMSDFDD-117Akizuki 2010 class JS SuzutsukiJSLN2014--
JMSDFDD-118Akizuki 2010 class JS Fuyuzuki2014--

18 units

Events Login to Edit

1993-apr-3Laid down DD 104 JDS Kirisame
1993-aug-18Laid down DD 101 JDS Murasame
1994-aug-11Laid down DD 102 JDS Harusame
1994-aug-23Launched DD 101 JDS Murasame
1995-oct-16Launched DD 102 JDS Harusame
1996-mar-12Commissioned DD 101 JDS Murasame
1996-mar-18Laid down DD 103 JDS Yudachi
1997-mar-24Commissioned DD 102 JDS Harusame
1997-may-8Laid down DD 105 JDS Inazuma
1997-aug-19Launched DD 103 JDS Yudachi
1997-aug-21Launched DD 104 JDS Kirisame
1997-sep-11Laid down DD 106 JDS Samidare
1998-feb-25Laid down DD 107 JDS Ikazuchi
1998-sep-9Launched DD 105 JDS Inazuma
1998-sep-24Launched DD 106 JDS Samidare
1999-mar-4Commissioned DD 103 JDS Yudachi
1999-mar-18Commissioned DD 104 JDS Kirisame
1999-may-18Laid down DD 109 JDS Ariake
1999-jun-24Launched DD 107 JDS Ikazuchi
1999-oct-29Laid down DD 108 JDS Akebono
2000-mar-15Commissioned DD 105 JDS Inazuma
2000-mar-21Commissioned DD 106 JDS Samidare
2000-sep-25Launched DD 108 JDS Akebono
2000-oct-16Launched DD 109 JDS Ariake
2001-mar-14Commissioned DD 107 JDS Ikazuchi
2002-mar-6Commissioned DD 109 JDS Ariake
2002-mar-19Commissioned DD 108 JDS Akebono
2005-jun-24Deployment DD 101 JDS Murasame Fleet Review: Trafalgar 200 Present at Trafalgar 200 Fleet Review, off Mother Bank anchorage
2005-jul-1Port Visit DD 101 JDS Murasame Present at International Festival of the Sea, Portsmouth
2007-sep-4Deployment DD 103 JDS Yudachi Exercise Malabar 07-2 Participated in multi-national exercise in Bay of Bengal, until 9 Sep.
2010-jun-12Port Visit DD 108 JDS Akebono Fleet Review: 100th anniversary of Canadian Navy visited Esquimalt for MARPAC Fleet Review
2015-junDeployment DD 107 JDS Ikazuchi Combined Task Force 151 flag ship for CTF151

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