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  • L-61 Juan Carlos I

    ES Spanish Navy




    2010 to present    



    • L-61 Juan Carlos I
    • L-61 Juan Carlos I

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    Call Sign: EBJC


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    History of ES L-61 Juan Carlos I

    2003-sep-5Ordered
    2005-mayLaid downBuilding started in modules at Navantia plants in Ferrol and Fene.
    2009-sep-22Launched
    2010-sep-30Commissioned
    2010-oct-1HomeportRota, Spain
    2011-may-29Port Visit29May - 3Jun Istanbul, Turkey. on board Hughes369 HS.13-14, Sea King HS.9-08 : HS.9-09. plus AV-8
    2015-octDeploymentWest Mediterranean Exercise Trident Juncture 2015 participated in multi-national NATO Maritime Command exercise, until Nov 2015
    2016-oct-3DeploymentERMO 16 Exercise Emerald Move 2016 took part of European amphibious exercise Emerald Move 2016 off Sardinia, Italy
    2016-nov-14 GRUFLEX 61 GRUFLEX 61 amphibious exercise Balearic Islands
    2018-apr-29NEWS ESRota Naval Base Spanish Army Helicopters Deployed to Iraq
    2018-may-30NEWS KWKuwait Naval Base Spanish Army Helicopters Arrived to Kuwait
    2019-jun-8Port VisitDETirpitzhafen BALTOPS 19 In Kiel, preparing for NATO Baltic exercise 9-21 Jun.

    Specifications

       

        from Buque de Proyeccion Estrategica
    400crew
    900troops
    27000full load (tn)
    230length (m)
    32beam (m)
    6.90draught (m)
    9000range (nm)
    21max speed (knots)
    4Naval Gun single 20 mm

    Aircraft

       

        Typical Max
    ES Spanish Navy Sikorsky S-61 H-3 06
    ES Spanish Navy Agusta AB212 06
    ES Spanish Army Aviation B CH-47D Chinook 04

    The Max option implies only aircraft of this model onboard    

    Builder

       

    ES Bazan Ferrol, Ria de Ferrol



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