DDG 283 HMCS Algonquin

Canadian Armed Forces

1973 to 1987 - Iroquois class DDH 283 HMCS Algonquin    



1991 to 2015    


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Flight Deck:
Call Sign: CZJX
See Also: DD Iroquois class DDH 283


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1969-sep-1Laid down Iroquois class DDH 283 HMCS Algonquin
1971-apr-23Launched Iroquois class DDH 283 HMCS Algonquin
1973-nov-3Commissioned Iroquois class DDH 283 HMCS Algonquin
1986-jun-21Port Visit Iroquois class DDH 283 HMCS Algonquin Fleet days 1986 on board Sea King 12412
1987-oct-27Refit Iroquois class DDH 283 HMCS Algonquin begin TRUMP refit at MIL Davie, Quebec
1991-octbegin service as DDG
2010-jun-9Port VisitRoyal Roads Fleet Review: 100th anniversary of Canadian Navy Flagship at CFB Esquimalt for MARPAC Fleet Review
2011-mayAircraftwith Sea king 12421 for Operation Trident Fury
2012-jul-19AircraftCH-124 12426 launches five torpedoes during RIMPAC 2012
2015-jun-11Decommissioned
2015-nov-27Fate: scrappedLiverpool, Nova Scotia

Specifications    

    from Iroquois TRUMP class
295crew
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

Aircraft    

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CAF Sikorsky CH-124 Sea King 23


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