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  • 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
    UK Royal Navy AW EH101 01

    The Max option implies only aircraft of this model onboard    

    Builder

       

    UK Yarrow, Scotstoun



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