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  • DDH 283 HMCS Algonquin

    CA Canadian Armed Forces

    1991 to 2015 - Iroquois TRUMP class DDG 283 HMCS Algonquin    



    1973 to 1987    


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    Flight Deck: AL
    Call Sign: CZJX
    See Also: DDG Iroquois TRUMP class DDG 283


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    History of CA DDH 283 HMCS Algonquin

    1969-sep-1Laid down
    1971-apr-23Launched
    1973-nov-3Commissioned
    1986-jun-21Port Visit Fleet days 1986 on board Sea King 12412
    1987-oct-27Refitbegin TRUMP refit at MIL Davie, Quebec

    History of CA Iroquois TRUMP class DDG 283 HMCS Algonquin

    1991-octbegin service as DDG
    2009-jun-6Port VisitUSWaterton Park Fleet Week 2009 Attended 2009 Portland Rose Festival Fleet Week.
    2010-jun-9Port VisitRoyal Roads Fleet Review: 100th anniversary of Canadian Navy Flagship at CFB Esquimalt for MARPAC Fleet Review
    2011-mayAircraftwith Sea king 12421 for Operation Trident Fury
    2012-jul-19AircraftCH-124 12426 launches five torpedoes during RIMPAC 2012
    2015-jun-11Decommissioned
    2015-nov-27Fate: scrappedLiverpool, Nova Scotia

    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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