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  • F930 Leopold I

    BE Belgian Navy

    1991 to 2006 - NL Royal Netherlands Navy - F827 Hr.Ms. Karel Doorman    

    2007 to present    

    F930 Leopold I


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    IMO: 4515754
    MMSI: 205203000
    Flight Deck: LI
    Call Sign: ORJP


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    History of NL F827 Hr.Ms. Karel Doorman

    1985-feb-26Laid down
    1996-junDeployment Operation Sharp Guard participated in operations to enforce UN trade and arms embargo in the Adriatic Sea.
    2005-dec-22Strucksold to Belgium
    2007-mar-29Fate: transferedto Belgium as Leopold I

    History of BE F930 Leopold I

    2010-sep-29Port VisitDen Helder, Netherlands
    2011-mar-1TrialsFirst trials with NH.90
    2015-apr-11DeploymentUKNorth Western Approaches Exercise Joint Warrior 15-1 participated in JW 15-1, off NW Scotland
    2015-nov-18DeploymentEGSuez Canal Opération Chammal Joined French carrier Charles de Gaulle battlegroup, until Jan 2016
    2015-dec-09NEWS EGSuez Canal Charles de Gaulle Aircraft Carrier Crossed Suez Canal
    2016-oct-9DeploymentUKNorth Western Approaches Exercise Joint Warrior 16-2 Participated in Ex JW16-2,
    2021-mayDeployment Formidable Shield 2021
    2022-17-15Port VisitUKTower Bridge Upper visited Pool of London with NATO MCM group.



        from Karel Doorman class
    2800light (tn)
    3300full load (tn)
    122.30length (m)
    14.40beam (m)
    6.10draught (m)
    5000range (nm)
    29max speed (knots)
    2Naval Engine diesel - Stork Werkspoor
    2Naval Engine gas turbine - Rolls Royce Spey
    1Naval Engine propulsion system: CODOG
    2Missile Launcher Mk 141 quad Harpoon
    1Missile Launcher Sea Sparrow VLS
    1Naval Gun Oto Melara 76 mm
    1Naval Gun single 20 mm
    1Close-In Weapon System Goalkeeper
    1Naval Radar air search radar LW-08
    2Naval Radar fire direction radar STIR 180
    1Naval Radar navigation radar DECCA 1226



        Typical Max
    BE Belgian Navy SNIA SA316B Alouette III 11
    BE Belgian Air Force NHI NH90 10

    The Max option implies only aircraft of this model onboard    

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