AU Moresby class

Support Ship


    Derivatives / Succeeded by
AU Leeuwin class 1997


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95.70length (m)
12.80beam (m)
3.81draught (m)
10000range (nm)
19max speed (knots)
3Naval Engine diesel
2Naval Engine electric motors


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    Typical Max
AU RAN Westland Scout 11
AU RAN CAC ca-32 kiowa 11

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AURANA245Leeuwin class HMAS Leeuwin----
AURANA73HMAS MoresbyVKPM19641997
AURANA246Leeuwin class HMAS Melville2000--

3 units


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1962-mayLaid downAU A73 HMAS Moresby
1963-sep-7LaunchedAU A73 HMAS Moresby
1964-mar-6CommissionedAU A73 HMAS Moresby
1973-aug-13RefitAU A73 HMAS Moresby included removal of 40mm Bofors guns and raising height of the funnel
1997-octDecommissionedAU A73 HMAS Moresby
1999Fate: transferedAU A73 HMAS Moresby Sold to Chinese businessman as a humanitarian vessel, named mv Patricia Anne Hotung

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