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  • DDG 169 JDS Asakaze

    JP Japanese Navy




    1979 to 2008    


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    History of JP DDG 169 JDS Asakaze

    1976-may-27Laid down
    1977-oct-15Launched
    1979-mar-27Commissioned
    2008-mar-12Decommissioned

    Specifications

       

        from Tachikaze class
    250crew
    4800full load (tn)
    143length (m)
    14.30beam (m)
    4.60draught (m)
    32max speed (knots)
    70000power (shp)
    2Naval Engine steam turbines
    1Missile Launcher Mk 13
    2Naval Gun Mark 42 5/54 inch (127mm)
    2Close-In Weapon System CIWS Phalanx 20 mm
    1Torpedo Launchers Mk 16 8-cell ASROC

    Aircraft

       

        Typical Max
    No Landing platform




    Builder

       

    JP Mitsubishi Nagasaki,



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