Guided-Missile Destroyer F 124 Sachsen class

They replaced the Lütjens class destroyers

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DE F 125 Baden-Württemberg class 2019


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143light (tn)
5690full load (tn)
17.44beam (m)
5draught (m)
4000range (nm)
29max speed (knots)
2Naval Engine diesel - MTU
1Naval Engine gas turbine - General Electric LM2500
2Naval Engine propulsion system: CODOG
2Missile Launcher Mk 141 quad Harpoon
1Missile Launcher Mk 41 VLS
2Missile Launcher Mk 49 21-cell RAM
2Naval Gun Mauser MLG 27 mm
1Naval Gun Oto Melara 76 mm
2Torpedo Launchers Mk 32 triple-tube 324mm
1Chaff and decoys Mark 36 SRBOC
1Naval Radar long range search SMART-L


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DEGerman Navy F219SachsenDRAA - SN2003--
DEGerman Navy F220HamburgDRAB - HA2004--
DEGerman Navy F221HessenDRAC - HE2006--
DEGerman Navy F222F 125 Baden-Württemberg class Baden-WurttembergDRAD2019--

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1996-junOrderedDE F219 Sachsen
1996-junOrderedDE F220 Hamburg
1996-junOrderedDE F221 Hessen
1999-feb-1Laid downDE F219 Sachsen
2000-sep-1Laid downDE F220 Hamburg
2001-jan-20LaunchedDE F219 Sachsen
2001-sep-14Laid downDE F221 Hessen
2002-aug-16LaunchedDE F220 Hamburg
2002-nov-29DE F219 Sachsen delivered to German Navy
2003-jul-26LaunchedDE F221 Hessen
2003-dec-31CommissionedDE F219 Sachsen
2004-sepDE F220 Hamburg delivered to German Navy
2004-dec-13CommissionedDE F220 Hamburg
2005-jun-24DeploymentDE F219 Sachsen Fleet Review: Trafalgar 200 Present at Trafalgar 200 Fleet Review, off Browndown anchorage
2005-jul-1Port VisitDE F219 Sachsen Present at International Festival of the Sea 2005, Portsmouth
2005-dec-7DE F221 Hessen delivered to German Navy
2006-apr-21CommissionedDE F221 Hessen
2007-jun-4DE F221 Hessen BALTOPS 07 participated with BALTOPS 07
2010-jun-13DE F221 Hessen Participated with 100 years AERONAVALE with R91 Charles de Gaulle at Rade d Hyeres.
2013-apr-12Port VisitDE F219 Sachsen 12-15apr13 visit Amsterdam
2013-apr-26Port VisitDE F221 Hessen on completion of Exercise Joint Warrior, visited Dublin in company with auxiliary FGS Rhon (A1443) and departed 29 Apr
2014-may-14Port VisitDE F220 Hamburg visit to Hamburg for the 825th anniversary of the port and to join the Hafengeburtstag celebrations. Moored alongside HMS Lancaster.
2014-jun-6DeploymentDE F220 Hamburg BALTOPS 14 participated with BALTOPS 2014
2015-may-20Port VisitDE F219 Sachsen visit to West India Dock, until 25 May.
2015-octDeploymentDE F220 Hamburg Exercise Trident Juncture 2015 participated in multi-national NATO Maritime Command exercise, until Nov 2015
2015-octDeploymentDE F219 Sachsen Exercise Trident Juncture 2015 participated in multi-national NATO Maritime Command exercise, until Nov 2015
2015-octDeploymentDE F220 Hamburg SNMG2 flagship of SNMG2
2018-jan-28DeploymentDE F221 Hessen departed Wilhelmshavn. Arrived NS Norfolk 28 Jan for 6 month work up and deployment with USS Harry S Truman Strike Group in US 6th Fleet area of operations. Returned to Wilhelmshavn 21 Jul.
2018-novPort VisitDE F220 Hamburg Visited Turku for Ex NoCo18

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