C52 HMS Bermuda

UK Royal Navy




1942 to 1962    


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Call Sign: GCQP


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History of UK C52 HMS Bermuda

1938-nov-30Laid downYard No 568
1939-sep-4Ordered
1941-sep-11Launched
1942-aug-21Commissioned
1953-aug-13DeploymentGRoff Zakynthos Zakynthos Great Kefalonia Earthquake relief departed Malta, to Zakynthos with Dragonfly WG719/901-HF and WG722/902-HF on deck
1956Refitmajor refit at Hebburn
1962-julDecommissioned
1965-aug-26Fate: scrappedBriton Ferry by Wards, at Briton Ferry

Specifications

   

    from Fiji class
8525light (tn)
10450full load (tn)
169.30length (m)
18.90beam (m)
5draught (m)
6000range (nm)
31max speed (knots)
72000power (shp)
4Naval Engine boilers

Aircraft

   

    Typical Max
Landing platform only. No hangar
UK Royal Navy Westland dragonfly 02

The Max option implies only aircraft of this model onboard    

Builder

   

UK John Brown, Clydebank