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F831 Hr.Ms. Van Amstel

NL Royal Netherlands Navy

F831 Hr.Ms. Van Amstel

Flight Deck: VA
Call Sign: PAME
Shipyard: Royal Schelde


History of NL Hr.Ms. Van Amstel F831

1988-may-03Laid downLaid down
2007-aprPort VisitPort Visit UK West India Dock (TQ) visited West India Dock in early Apr
2010-sep-29HomeportHomeport Den Helder
2012-novDeploymentDeployment Caribbean Sea operating in Caribbean on counter-narcotics mission with Royal Navy PCRS RFA Argus.
2015-jan-16Port VisitPort Visit UK Cruise Terminal visit to Liverpool Cruise Terminal until 18 Jan.
2015-apr-11DeploymentDeployment UK North Western Approaches Exercise Joint Warrior 15-1 participated in JW 15-1, off NW Scotland
2016-feb-06AircraftAircraft Torpedo fire exercise with NH90 N-324
2016-jun SNMG2 part of SNMG2
2021-mayDeploymentDeployment UK Firth of Clyde Exercise Strike Warrior 2021 Strike Warrior, Joint Warrior 21-1 and formidabile Shield 2021 operations
2021-may-06DeploymentDeployment Exercise Strike Warrior 2021 received RAS from RFA Tidespring, off NW Scotland

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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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