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  • L17 KDM Esbern Snare

    DK Royal Danish Navy




    2005 to present    


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    Call Sign: OUFB


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    History of DK L17 KDM Esbern Snare

    2004-jun-21Launched
    2005-apr-18Commissioned
    2005-jul-1Port VisitUKHMNB Portsmouth IFoS 2005 Present at the 2005 International Festival of the Sea, Portsmouth.
    2010-jun-7DeploymentBaltic Sea BALTOPS 10 participated with BALTOPS 2010
    2018-aug-22DeploymentBaltic Sea Exercising with Japanese Training Squadron in the Baltic, which included JDS Kashima and JDS Makinami.
    2020-sep-7DeploymentUKHMD Devonport FOST to HMNB Devonport for a series of FOST exercises.

    Specifications

       

        from Absalon class
    100crew
    130troops
    6300full load (tn)
    137.50length (m)
    19.50beam (m)
    6.30draught (m)
    9000range (nm)
    22300power (shp)
    1Naval Gun Mark 45 5/62 inch (127mm)
    2Close-In Weapon System Oerlikon Contraves (Rheinmetall) Millenium GDM-008
    2Chaff and decoys Terma SKWS DL-12T 130mm

    Aircraft

       

        Typical Max
    DK Royal Danish Navy Westland Lynx 12
    DK Royal Danish Air Force AW EH101 12

    The Max option implies only aircraft of this model onboard    

    Builder

       

    DK Odense Staalskibsvaerft,



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