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  • DD 108 JDS Akebono

    JP Japanese Navy




    2002 to present    


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    See Also: FF Akebono class DE 201


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    History of JP DD 108 JDS Akebono

    1999-oct-29Laid down
    2000-sep-25Launched
    2002-mar-19Commissioned
    2010-jun-12Port VisitCARoyal Roads Fleet Review: 100th anniversary of Canadian Navy visited Esquimalt for MARPAC Fleet Review

    Specifications

       

        from Murasame class
    165crew
    4500light (tn)
    5100full load (tn)
    151length (m)
    17.40beam (m)
    5.20draught (m)
    30max speed (knots)
    60000power (shp)
    2Naval Engine gas turbine - General Electric LM2500
    2Naval Engine gas turbine - Rolls Royce Spey
    2Naval Engine propulsion system: COGAG
    2Missile Launcher Mk 41 VLS
    8Missile Launcher SSM-1 Type 90
    1Naval Gun Oto Melara 76 mm
    2Close-In Weapon System CIWS Phalanx 20 mm

    Aircraft

       

        Typical Max
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    The Max option implies only aircraft of this model onboard    

    Builder

       

    JP Ishikawajima Shipyard (IHI), Isogo



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