F930 Leopold I

Belgian Navy

1991 to 2006 - Royal Netherlands Navy - F827 Hr.Ms. Karel Doorman    

2007 to present    

F930 Leopold I

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Call Sign: ORJP

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1985-feb-26Laid down F827 Hr.Ms. Karel Doorman
1988-apr-20Launched F827 Hr.Ms. Karel Doorman
1991-may-31Commissioned F827 Hr.Ms. Karel Doorman
2005-dec-22Struck F827 Hr.Ms. Karel Doorman sold to Belgium
2007-mar-29Fate: transfered F827 Hr.Ms. Karel Doorman to Belgium as Leopold I
2010-sep-29Port VisitDen Helder, Netherlands
2011-mar-1TrialsFirst trials with NH.90
2015-apr-11DeploymentNorth Western Approaches Exercise Joint Warrior 15-1 participated in JW 15-1, off NW Scotland
2015-nov-18DeploymentSuez Canal Opération Chammal Joined French carrier Charles de Gaulle battlegroup, until Jan 2016
2015-dec-09NEWS Suez Canal Charles de Gaulle Aircraft Carrier Crossed Suez Canal
2016-oct-9DeploymentNorth Western Approaches Exercise Joint Warrior 16-2 Participated in Ex JW16-2,


    from Karel Doorman class
2800light (tn)
3300full load (tn)
122.30length (m)
14.40beam (m)
6.10draught (m)
5000range (nm)
29max speed (knots)
2Naval Engine diesel - Stork Werkspoor
2Naval Engine gas turbine - Rolls Royce Spey
1Naval Engine propulsion system: CODOG
2Missile Launcher Mk 141 quad Harpoon
1Missile Launcher Sea Sparrow VLS
1Naval Gun Oto Melara 76 mm
1Naval Gun single 20 mm
1Close-In Weapon System Goalkeeper
1Naval Radar air search radar LW-08
2Naval Radar fire direction radar STIR 180
1Naval Radar navigation radar DECCA 1226


    Typical Max
Belgian Navy SNIA SA316B Alouette III 11
Belgian Air Force NHI NH90 10

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