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  • 1962    


    Specifications

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    203crew
    2250light (tn)
    2800full load (tn)
    112.80length (m)
    12.50beam (m)
    5.20draught (m)
    30max speed (knots)
    30000power (shp)
    2Naval Gun single 40 mm
    1Rocket Launcher ASW mortar Mk 10 Limbo
    1Naval Radar air search radar DRBV-26 Juptier
    1Naval Radar surface and low level air search radar Type 293

    Aircraft

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        Typical Max
    ZA South African Air Force Westland Wasp 11


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    Shipyards

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    UK Kvaerner (Govan) - Govan1
    UK Yarrow - Scotstoun2


    List of Ships

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    ZASouth African NavyF150SAS President Kruger19621982
    ZASouth African NavyF147SAS President Steyn19631980
    ZASouth African NavyF145SAS President Pretorius19641985



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    Events

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    1959-apr-6Laid downZA F150 SAS President Kruger
    1960-may-20Laid downZA F147 SAS President Steyn
    1960-oct-20LaunchedZA F150 SAS President Kruger
    1960-nov-21Laid downZA F145 SAS President Pretorius
    1961-nov-23LaunchedZA F147 SAS President Steyn
    1962-sep-28LaunchedZA F145 SAS President Pretorius
    1962-oct-1CommissionedZA F150 SAS President Kruger
    1963-apr-25CommissionedZA F147 SAS President Steyn
    1964-mar-4CommissionedZA F145 SAS President Pretorius
    1969-aug-5RefitZA F150 SAS President Kruger Competed refit at Simonstown for Wasp operations and rejoined the fleet
    1971RefitZA F147 SAS President Steyn Competed refit at Simonstown for Wasp operations and rejoined the fleet
    1977-jul-12RefitZA F145 SAS President Pretorius Competed refit at Simonstown for Wasp operations and rejoined the fleet
    1980DecommissionedZA F147 SAS President Steyn
    1982-feb-18Fate: sunkZA F150 SAS President Kruger sunk after collision with SAS Tafelberg
    1985DecommissionedZA F145 SAS President Pretorius
    1991-apr-29Fate: sunkZA F147 SAS President Steyn Sunk as a target.






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