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  • DDG 281 HMCS Huron

    CA Canadian Armed Forces

    1972 to 1992 - Iroquois class DDH 281 HMCS Huron    



    1994 to 2005    


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    Call Sign: CGXY
    See Also: DD Iroquois class DDH 281


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    History of CA Iroquois class 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 DDG 281 HMCS Huron

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

    Specifications

       

        from Iroquois TRUMP class
    295crew
    129.90length (m)
    15.20beam (m)
    7.60draught (m)
    4500range (nm)
    1Missile Launcher Mk 41 VLS
    1Naval Gun Oto Melara 76 mm
    1Close-In Weapon System CIWS Phalanx 20 mm

    Aircraft

       

        Typical Max
    CA CAF Sikorsky CH-124 Sea King 23


    The Max option implies only aircraft of this model onboard    


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