• Helicopter books
  • Books
  • Helicopter patches
  • Patches
  • Oil & Gas
  • Wind Energy
  • Urban air mobility
  • Air Ambulances
  • Model kits
  • Kits
  • Mobile APP

  • JP Atago class


    JP Kongo class
    Guided-Missile Destroyer


    Guided-Missile Destroyer Atago class

    The ships are comparable to the Arleigh Burke Flight IIA class but in order to serve as command ships their bridge is two floors higher

        Derivatives / Succeeded by
    JP Maya class 2020


    Login to Edit

    10000full load (tn)
    170length (m)
    21beam (m)
    6.20draught (m)
    30max speed (knots)
    100000power (shp)
    4Naval Engine gas turbine - General Electric LM2500
    1Missile Launcher Mk 41 VLS
    8Missile Launcher SSM-1 Type 90
    1Naval Gun Mark 45 5/62 inch (127mm)
    2Close-In Weapon System CIWS Phalanx 20 mm
    2Torpedo Launchers Mk 32 triple-tube 324mm
    1Naval Radar air search radar AN/SPY-1 AEGIS


    Login to Edit

        Typical Max
    JP JMSDF Mitsubishi SH-60K Seahawk 12

    The Max option implies only aircraft of this model onboard    


    Login to Edit

    JP Mitsubishi Nagasaki - 2

    List of Ships

    Login to Edit

        Sorted by Year Filter:     Hide Transfers     Hide deriv.    
    JPJMSDFDDG 177JDS AtagoJSSH2007--
    JPJMSDFDDG 178JS Ashigara2008--
    JPJMSDFDDG 179Maya class JS Maya2020--
    JPJMSDFDDG 180Maya class JS HaguroJSLL2021--

    4 units


    Login to Edit

    2004-apr-6Laid downJP DDG 178 JS Ashigara
    2004-may-4Laid downJP DDG 177 JDS Atago
    2005-aug-24LaunchedJP DDG 177 JDS Atago
    2006-aug-30LaunchedJP DDG 178 JS Ashigara
    2007-mar-15CommissionedJP DDG 177 JDS Atago
    2008-mar-13CommissionedJP DDG 178 JS Ashigara
    2010-jun-9Port VisitJP DDG 177 JDS Atago Fleet Review: 100th anniversary of Canadian Navy visited CFB Esquimalt for MARPAC Fleet Review
    2021-may-11DeploymentJP DDG 178 JS Ashigara Participated in multi national Exercise Jeanne D’Arc 21, with RAN, Marine Nationale and US Navy units in the East China Sea.
    2022-oct-29Port VisitJP DDG 177 JDS Atago International Naval Review: JMSDF 70th Anniversary Ship Open to Visitors at Kisarazu.
    2022-nov-3Port VisitJP DDG 177 JDS Atago International Naval Review: JMSDF 70th Anniversary Ship Open to Visitors at Yamashita.

    share     facebook     twitter     linkedin