DDG 280 HMCS Iroquois

CA Canadian Armed Forces

1972 to 1988 - Iroquois class DDH 280 HMCS Iroquois    

1992 to 2015    

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Call Sign: CZGD
See Also: DD Iroquois class DDH 280

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1969-jan-15Laid downCA Iroquois class DDH 280 HMCS Iroquois
1970-nov-28LaunchedCA Iroquois class DDH 280 HMCS Iroquois
1972-jul-29CommissionedCA Iroquois class DDH 280 HMCS Iroquois
1976-aug-4DeploymentCA Iroquois class DDH 280 HMCS Iroquois SE of Newfoundland Labrador Sea First ship to arrive at the location of a crashed Soviet Navy Bear Delta, 243 kms SE of Newfoundland. This event was called the BRUIN WATCH.
1988-oct-25RefitCA Iroquois class DDH 280 HMCS Iroquois TRUMP program refit began
1992-mayCA Iroquois class DDH 280 HMCS Iroquois TRUMP program refit finished
1992-jul-5begin service as DDG
1999-novPort Visitvisit to West India Dock, London
2013-apr-27Port VisitUKWest India Dock (TQ) Visit arrived at West India Dock for 6 day visit, departed on 2 May.
2013-may-23Port VisitUKPier Head Battle of the Atlantic 70th Anniversary at the Cruise Liner Terminal, Liverpool for BOA70 commemorations


    from Iroquois TRUMP class
129.90length (m)
15.20beam (m)
7.60draught (m)
4500range (nm)
1Missile Launcher Mk 41 VLS
1Naval Gun Oto Melara 76 mm
1Close-In Weapon System CIWS Phalanx 20 mm


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