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  • 1965    


    Landing Ship/Platform Dock Ouragan class

    Landing platform docks known as TCD ( Transport de Chalands de Debarquement ) in french service. Replaced by the Foudre class.

        Derivatives / Succeeded by
    FR Foudre class 1990


    Specifications

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    224crew
    340troops
    5800light (tn)
    8500full load (tn)
    149length (m)
    21.50beam (m)
    5.40draught (m)
    9000range (nm)
    17max speed (knots)
    2Naval Engine diesel - SEMT Pielstick
    2Naval Gun single 30 mm
    2Naval Gun single 40 mm
    1Naval Radar air search radar DRBV 51
    2Naval Radar navigation radar DECCA 1226

    Aircraft

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        Typical Max
    FR French Navy SA SE3210 Super Frelon 02
    FR French Army Light Aviation SNIA SA330 Puma 04
    FR French Navy SNIA Alouette III 013
    FR French Army Light Aviation SNIA Alouette III 013

    The Max option implies only aircraft of this model onboard    

    Shipyards

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    FR DCNS - Brest - 2


    List of Ships

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    FRFrench NavyL9021OuraganFBAN19652007
    FRFrench NavyL9022OrageFCOR19682007
    FRFrench NavyL9011Foudre class FoudreFAFD - FD19902011
    CL Chilean Navy LSHD-90 Sargento Aldea 2011--
    FRFrench NavyL9012Foudre class SirocoFASI19982015
    BR Brazilian Navy G40 NDM Bahia 2015--


    4 units


    Events

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    1962-jun-20Laid downFR L9021 Ouragan
    1963-nov-9LaunchedFR L9021 Ouragan
    1965-jun-1CommissionedFR L9021 Ouragan
    1965-aug-24HomeportFR L9021 Ouragan assigned to Brest after return from Pacific.
    1966-jun-20Laid downFR L9022 Orage
    1967-apr-22LaunchedFR L9022 Orage
    1968-apr-1CommissionedFR L9022 Orage
    1976-sep-1HomeportFR L9021 Ouragan re-assigned to Toulon.
    1990-jul-23DeploymentFR L9022 Orage Operation Corymbe deployed to Mission Corymbe, until mid Dec.
    1990-octDeploymentFR L9022 Orage assisted with build up of coalition trrops in the Persian Gulf, following Iraqs invasion of Kuwait.
    1991-feb-27DeploymentFR L9021 Ouragan assisted, with TCD Foudre, in build up of French forces in Persian Gulf, after Iraq invaded Kuwait.
    1992-jun-9DeploymentFR L9021 Ouragan Operation Corymbe deployed to Mission Corymbe, until mid Jul.
    1992-sep-16DeploymentFR L9021 Ouragan Operation Corymbe deployed to Mission Corymbe, with a short break in early Nov, until late Jan 1993.
    1992-sep-21RefitFR L9022 Orage Simbad twin launcher Received two twin Simbad launchers for Mistral SAMs, until Feb 1993.
    1993RefitFR L9021 Ouragan Simbad twin launcher Received two twin Simbad launchers for Mistral SAMs.
    1993-sep-4HomeportFR L9022 Orage re-assigned to Toulon.
    1999-sepDeploymentFR L9021 Ouragan Operation Corymbe deployed to Mission Corymbe, until Dec.
    2000-feb-7DeploymentFR L9022 Orage Operation Corymbe deployed to Mission Corymbe, until late Mar.
    2000-aug-10DeploymentFR L9022 Orage Operation Corymbe deployed to Mission Corymbe, until mid Nov.
    2002-oct-24DeploymentFR L9022 Orage Operation Corymbe deployed to Mission Corymbe, until mid Feb 2003.
    2003-jan-13DeploymentFR L9021 Ouragan Operation Corymbe deployed to Mission Corymbe, until late May.
    2003-junDeploymentFR L9022 Orage Operation Corymbe assisted with evacuation of 535 French and other nationals from Liberia.
    2003-nov-13DeploymentFR L9021 Ouragan Operation Corymbe deployed to Mission Corymbe, until early Mar 2004.
    2004-jan-31DeploymentFR L9022 Orage Operation Corymbe deployed to Mission Corymbe, until early Mar.
    2004-aprDeploymentFR L9022 Orage deployed as part of a multi-national peace keeping force, after overthrow of President Aristide.
    2005-oct-26DeploymentFR L9021 Ouragan Operation Corymbe deployed to Mission Corymbe, until mid Dec.
    2007-janDecommissionedFR L9021 Ouragan
    2007-jun-29DecommissionedFR L9022 Orage
    2009-janStruckFR L9021 Ouragan allocated Q848, to be broken up (after a sale to Argentina failed) but still at Toulon by 2011.
    2009-julStruckFR L9022 Orage allocated Q849, to be broken up (after a sale to Argentina failed) but still at Toulon by 2011.






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