F174 HMS Alacrity

UK Royal Navy

1994 to present - PK Pakistan Navy - D-184 PNS Badr    

1977 to 1994    


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Call Sign: GQIC


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History of UK F174 HMS Alacrity

1973-mar-5Laid down
1977-jun-25Deployment Fleet Review: Silver Jubilee of HM The Queen Present at Silver Jubilee Fleet Review (1st Frigate Squadron), off Peel Bank
1977-aug-27DeploymentHMD Devonport Navy Days 1977 present at Plymouth Navy Days 1977
1977-nov-25DeploymentSouth Atlantic Operation Journeyman stood back from the Falklands in support of HMS Dreadnought, close in.
1982-apr-5Deployment Operation Corporate Departed HMNB Devonport for South Atlantic, leaving theatre on 6 Jun 1982.
1986-marRefitRefit refit at HMD Devonport
1989-jul-28DeploymentHMD Devonport Navy Days 1989 present at Plymouth Navy Days 1989
1990DeploymentFalklands Guardship spent a period as Falklands Guardship
1992Deploymentuntil 1993 spent a period as West Indies guardship

History of PK D-184 PNS Badr

1994Commissionedex UK RN HMS Alacrity

History of UK F174 HMS Alacrity

1994-mar-1Fate: transferedto Pakistan as PNS Badr (184)



    from Type 21 Amazon class
2750light (tn)
3600full load (tn)
117length (m)
12.70beam (m)
5.90draught (m)
4000range (nm)
34max speed (knots)
50000power (shp)
2Naval Engine gas turbine - Rolls Royce Olympus
2Naval Engine gas turbine - Rolls Royce Tyne
1Naval Engine propulsion system: COGOG
4Missile Launcher MM38 Exocet single launcher
1Missile Launcher Sea Cat
1Naval Gun Mark 8 4.5 inch (114mm)
2Naval Gun single 20 mm
2Chaff and decoys Corvus chaff launcher
1Naval Radar navigation radar Type 978
2Naval Radar fire direction radar Type 912
1Naval Radar surface and low level air search radar Type 992
1Sonar hull mounted sonar Type 162
1Sonar hull mounted sonar Type 184



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