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H131 HMS Scott

UK Royal Navy

H131 HMS Scott

IMO: 9127289
MMSI: 233844000
Flight Deck:
Call Sign: GCUP
Shipyard: Appledore Shipbuilders


History of UK HMS Scott H131

1995-jan-20OrderedOrdered to replace HMS Hecla as an Ocean-going survey ship
2004-novDeploymentDeployment departed HMNB Devonport for survey and data gathering missions in North Atlantic, Arabian Gulf and Indian Ocean returing in Apr 2005.
2006-julPort VisitPort Visit Visit to Maritime Museum, Halifax, NS
2007-junPort VisitPort Visit Visit to HMCD Halifax, NS
2008-jul-13Port VisitPort Visit MT Grand Harbour / il-Port il-Kbir / Valletta visit to Malta
2008-augRefitRefit 10 month refit, completing in May 2009
2009-sep-05Port VisitPort Visit HMD Devonport Navy Days 2009 present at Plymouth Navy Days 2009.
2012-apr-27Port VisitPort Visit Visit to HMCD Halifax, NS
2012-jul-27Port VisitPort Visit CA Bedford Basin Visit to Halifax, NS until 4 Aug.
2012-dec-21DeploymentDeployment departed HMNB Devonport for 3 month survey deployment to the Red Sea and Gulf of Aden. Returned to Devonport on 3 Apr 2013.
2013-oct-21RefitRefit HMD Devonport Arrived at Babcock Devonport for 7 month refit, until May 2014. Major work on sewage treatment plant, two new lifeboat davits, upgrades to sonar suite and an overhaul of the salt water system.
2018-may-05RefitRefit HMD Rosyth Arrived at Rosyth for 6 month refit, until 27 Nov.
2019-dec-25DeploymentDeployment CL Punta Arenas Harbour at Punta Arenas during search for missing Chilean Air Force C-130.
2020-nov A and P Falmouth to A&P Falmouth for dry-docking
2021-junDeploymentDeployment departed Devonport for Atlantic sea floor mapping deployment, returned 26 Jul 2023 after 382 days.
2023-may-24 US New York Naval Shipyard NY Fleet Week 2023 took part in New York Fleet Week.

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Scott class
13500full load (tn)
131.10length (m)
21.50beam (m)
9draught (m)
17.50max speed (knots)

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