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  • DDH 281 HMCS Huron

    CA Canadian Armed Forces

    1994 to 2005 - Iroquois TRUMP class DDG 281 HMCS Huron    



    1972 to 1992    


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    Flight Deck: HN
    Call Sign: CGXY
    See Also: DDG Iroquois TRUMP class DDG 281


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    History of CA DDH 281 HMCS Huron

    1969-jun-1Laid down
    1971-apr-9Launched
    1972-dec-16Commissioned
    1977-jun-25Deployment Fleet Review: Silver Jubilee of HM The Queen Present at Silver Jubilee Fleet Review off Ryde Sand
    1977-oct-29Port VisitUKHMNB Portsmouth noted visiting Portsmouth, with CH-124 12421 and one other, embarked.
    1992-junRefitrefit as DDG under TRUMP program at MIL Davie, Quebec

    History of CA Iroquois TRUMP class DDG 281 HMCS Huron

    1995-jan-17completed TRUMP refit and begin service as DDG
    2005Decommissioned
    2007-may-14Fate: sunklive fire exercise

    Specifications

       

        from Iroquois class
    280crew
    3500light (tn)
    4700full load (tn)
    129.80length (m)
    15.20beam (m)
    4.70draught (m)
    4500range (nm)
    29max speed (knots)
    50000power (shp)
    2Naval Engine gas turbine - Allison 570
    2Naval Engine gas turbine - Pratt & Whitney FT4A
    1Naval Engine propulsion system: COGOG
    2Missile Launcher quad Sea Sparrow
    1Naval Gun Otobreda 127 mm
    1Rocket Launcher ASW mortar Mk 10 Limbo
    2Torpedo Launchers Mk 32 triple-tube 324mm
    1Aids Beartrap (helicopter land)
    1Aids TACAN URN-20
    1Naval Radar air search radar AN/SPS 501
    2Naval Radar fire direction radar WM22
    1Naval Radar surface search radar AN/SPQ-2D
    1Sonar hull mounted and towed sonar AN/SQS-505
    1Sonar hull mounted sonar AN/SQS-501

    Aircraft

       

        Typical Max
    CA CAF Sikorsky CH-124 Sea King 23


    The Max option implies only aircraft of this model onboard    

    Builder

       

    CA Marine Industries Limited,



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