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  • CA Provider class

    Support Ship


    Support Ship Provider class

    First Replenishment oiler commissioned for the Royal Canadian Navy

        Derivatives / Succeeded by
    CA Protecteur class 1969


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    7300light (tn)
    22000full load (tn)
    168length (m)
    23beam (m)
    9.40draught (m)
    21max speed (knots)
    21000power (shp)
    2Naval Engine boilers
    2Naval Engine steam turbines
    2Chaff and decoys Corvus chaff launcher


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        Typical Max
    CA Royal Canadian Navy (1945-1968) Sikorsky CH-124 Sea King 23

    The Max option implies only aircraft of this model onboard    


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    CA Davie Shipbuilding - 1

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    CACanadian Armed ForcesAOR 508HMCS ProviderCZCF - PR19631998
    CACanadian Armed ForcesAOR 509Protecteur class HMCS ProtecteurCYTV - PT1969--
    CACanadian Armed ForcesAOR 510Protecteur class HMCS PreserverCGRG - PS1970--

    3 units


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    1961-may-1Laid downCA AOR 508 HMCS Provider
    1962-jul-5LaunchedCA AOR 508 HMCS Provider
    1963HomeportCA AOR 508 HMCS Provider initially based at CFB Halifax
    1963-sep-28CommissionedCA AOR 508 HMCS Provider
    1969HomeportCA AOR 508 HMCS Provider transferred to CFB Esquimalt
    1973-sepPort VisitCA AOR 508 HMCS Provider visited San Diego, CH-124 12405 and 12406 embarked.
    1998-junDecommissionedCA AOR 508 HMCS Provider
    2002CA AOR 508 HMCS Provider towed to Sirocco, Turkey, prior to being scrapped
    2003Fate: scrappedCA AOR 508 HMCS Provider In Turkey

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