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    Call Sign: ZSNO
    Shipyard: STX (Akers Finnyards) - Rauma


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    History of ZA SA Agulhas II

    2009-nov-17Ordered
    2011-jan-31Laid down
    2011-jul-21Launched
    2012-aprCommissionedreplaced SA Agulhas
    2012-may-3Homeportarrived Simonstown (Cape Town) after leaving Finland on 5 Apr 2012
    2012-jul-9Trialsdeparted Simonstown for a 26 day shakedown cruise to the Antarctic ice shelf
    2012-aug-3Port Visitarrived in Port Elizabeth for 3 day visit until 5 Aug
    2017-oct-05NEWS Ultimate Heli Bell 412 Completes Scientific Support
    2018-jan-08NEWS Ultimate Heli Bell 412 in 2018 Antarctic Campaign
    2019-jan-20NEWS Ultimate Heli Deploys Bell 412 and AS350 to Antarctica
    2022-jan-27NEWS ZACape Town Harbour The Search for Shackleton’s “Endurance”

    Specifications

       

        from Agulhas (2012) class
    134.20length (m)
    21.70beam (m)
    7.60draught (m)
    16max speed (knots)
    4Naval Engine diesel - Wärtsilä VASA32

    Aircraft

       

        Typical Max
    ZA South African Air Force atlas Oryx 02


    The Max option implies only aircraft of this model onboard    

    Builder

       

    FI STX (Akers Finnyards) - Rauma,



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