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

  • ES Cantabria class

    Support Ship


    Support Ship Cantabria class

        Derivatives / Succeeded by
    AU Supply class (AU) 2020


    Login to Edit

    174length (m)
    23beam (m)
    8draught (m)
    6000range (nm)
    20max speed (knots)
    2Naval Engine diesel
    4Naval Gun Mark 26 1/5in (12.7mm)
    6Chaff and decoys Mark 36 SRBOC


    Login to Edit

        Typical Max
    ES Spanish Navy Agusta AB212 03
    ES Spanish Navy Sikorsky S-61 H-3 02
    ES Spanish Navy NHI NH90 NFH 02

    The Max option implies only aircraft of this model onboard    


    Login to Edit

    ES Navantia - 2.5nm SE of Cadiz1

    List of Ships

    Login to Edit

        Sorted by Year Filter:     Hide Transfers     Hide deriv.    
    AURANA304Supply class (AU) HMAS StalwartVKCU----
    ESSpanish NavyA-15CantabriaEBAS2010--
    AURANA195Supply class (AU) HMAS SupplyVKCX2020--

    3 units


    Login to Edit

    2005-mayOrderedES A-15 Cantabria Construction of CSS Cantabria authorised by Council of Ministers.
    2007-jul-18Laid downES A-15 Cantabria
    2008-jul-21LaunchedES A-15 Cantabria in Puerto Real
    2009-octTrialsES A-15 Cantabria
    2010-jul-29ES A-15 Cantabria delivered to Armada Española at Rota on 29 Jul 2010.
    2010-sep-29CommissionedES A-15 Cantabria
    2011-junES A-15 Cantabria Full operational assessment concluded and joined the fleet.
    2013-feb-13Port VisitES A-15 Cantabria visited Melbourne as first stop on an extended deployment of secondment to the Royal Australian Navy
    2013-feb-20HomeportES A-15 Cantabria Fleet Base East, Sydney, during her secondment to Royal Australian Navy
    2013-jul-15DeploymentES A-15 Cantabria Talisman Saber 2013
    2013-oct-3Port VisitES A-15 Cantabria International Fleet Review Sydney 2013 Present at 100th anniversary of the RAN Fleet Review
    2015-octDeploymentES A-15 Cantabria Exercise Trident Juncture 2015 participated in multi-national NATO Maritime Command exercise, until Nov 2015
    2016-jan-27Port VisitES A-15 Cantabria weekend visit to the Royal Docks, departed 31 Jan
    2016-feb-5Port VisitES A-15 Cantabria embarked Sea King HS.9-7
    2016-mar-3DeploymentES A-15 Cantabria Cold Response 2016 Part of SNMG1, to Norway for Cold Response 16
    2016-sepDeploymentES A-15 Cantabria SNMG2 departed Ferrol to join NATO SNMG2 for 3 month Mediterranean depoyment. Returned to Ferrol 15 Dec.
    2016-oct-9DeploymentES A-15 Cantabria Exercise Joint Warrior 16-2 Participated in Ex JW16-2

    share     facebook     twitter     linkedin