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  • DDG 283 HMCS Algonquin

    CA Canadian Armed Forces

    1973 to 1987 - Iroquois class DDH 283 HMCS Algonquin    



    1991 to 2015    


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    Flight Deck: AL
    Call Sign: CZJX
    See Also: DD Iroquois class DDH 283


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    History of CA Iroquois class 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 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 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


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