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  • FFH 152 HMAS Warramunga

    AU Royal Australian Navy




    2001 to present    


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    Flight Deck: 152
    Call Sign: VKLD


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    History of AU FFH 152 HMAS Warramunga

    1997-jun-26Laid down
    1998-may-23Launched
    2001-mar-31Commissioned
    2001-aug-24Port Visitarrived Ho Chi Minh City for goodwill visit in company with HMAS Canberra and HMAS Manoora.
    2016-sep-12DeploymentPort Darwin Exercise Kakadu 16 Participated in Exercise Kakadu 16 until 24 Sep. Led Task Group 628.1 Blue Force which included HMCS Vancouver and patrol ships RSS Victory and RSS Valiant. MH-90R flight from 725 Sq embarked.

    Specifications

       

        from Anzac class
    170crew
    3600full load (tn)
    118length (m)
    14.80beam (m)
    4draught (m)
    6000range (nm)
    27max speed (knots)
    2Naval Engine diesel - MTU
    1Naval Engine gas turbine - General Electric LM2500
    1Naval Engine propulsion system: CODOG
    2Missile Launcher Mk 141 quad Harpoon
    1Missile Launcher Mk 41 VLS
    1Naval Gun Mark 45 5/54 inch (127mm)
    2Torpedo Launchers Mk 32 triple-tube 324mm
    1Chaff and decoys Mark 36 SRBOC
    1Naval Radar air search radar AN/SPS-49
    1Naval Radar fire direction radar CelsiusTech 9LV
    1Naval Radar navigation radar Atlas Elektronik 9600 ARPA
    1Naval Radar surface search radar CelsiusTech 9LV 453 TIR
    1Sonar hull mounted sonar Thomson Sintra Spherion

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    AU RAN Sikorsky MH-60R Seahawk 11

    The Max option implies only aircraft of this model onboard    

    Builder

       

    AU Williamstown, 3nm SW of Melbourne



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