2007 to present    

F930 Leopold I

BE Belgian Navy

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

F930 Leopold I

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


History of NL Hr.Ms. Karel Doorman F827

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

History of BE Leopold I F930

2010-sep-29Port VisitPort Visit Den Helder, Netherlands
2011-mar-01TrialsTrials First trials with NH.90
2015-apr-11DeploymentDeployment UK North Western Approaches Exercise Joint Warrior 15-1 participated in JW 15-1, off NW Scotland
2015-nov-18DeploymentDeployment EG Suez Canal Opération Chammal Joined French carrier Charles de Gaulle battlegroup, until Jan 2016
2015-dec-09NEWSEGSuez Canal Charles de Gaulle Aircraft Carrier Crossed Suez Canal
2016-oct-09DeploymentDeployment UK North Western Approaches Exercise Joint Warrior 16-2 Participated in Ex JW16-2,
2021-mayDeploymentDeployment Formidable Shield 2021
2022-17-15Port VisitPort Visit UK Tower Bridge Upper visited Pool of London with NATO MCM group.

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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

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