D126 HMS Diana

UK Royal Navy

1973 to 1993 - PE Peruvian Navy - DM-73 BAP Palacios    



1954 to 1969    


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Call Sign: GKYS


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History of UK D126 HMS Diana

1947-apr-3Laid down
1952-may-8Launched
1954-mar-29Commissioned
1969Decommissioned
1969Fate: transferedto Peru as Palacios

History of PE DM-73 BAP Palacios

1970Refitat Cammell Laird, Birkenhead until 1973, enclosing foremast and adding Exocet
1973-febCommissioned
1975Refitremoved Squid anti-submarine system and replaced with helicopter landing deck
1978RefitDardo air defense system added (as Lupos) and X turret removed to extend Helicopter deck area
1993Decommissioned

Aircraft

   

    Typical Max
Landing platform only. No hangar
UK Royal Navy AW AW159 Wildcat HMA2 12
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The Max option implies only aircraft of this model onboard    

Builder

   

UK Yarrow, Scotstoun



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