A144 HMS Hydra

UK Royal Navy

1986 to present - ID TNI-AL - 932 KRI Dewa Kembar    



1966 to 1986    


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Flight Deck: HD
Call Sign: GRGE


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History of UK A144 HMS Hydra

1964-febOrdered
1964-may-14Laid down
1965-jul-14Launched
1966-may-5Commissioned
1970-nov-19DeploymentBDBhola Island Operation Burlap to Bay of Bengal to assist in cyclone relief efforts
1971-sepAircraftassigned 829 NAS Wasp HAS.1 XT436 as Hydra Flt/419, until c Jun 1977.
1972-octRefitSGSembawang naval base Refit refit at Singapore, late Oct 1972 until mid Feb 1973
1978-sepDeploymentIRBandar-e Abbas Departed Portsmouth for 1st 6 month winter section of a 3 year survey contract in Iran, in co-operation with HMS Herald. Contract cut short by Iranian Revolution of Mar 1979
1982-aprAircraftassigned 829 NAS Wasp HAS.1 XT432 as Hydra Flt/415, until c Sep 1982.
1982-apr-24DeploymentSouth Atlantic Operation Corporate Departed HMNB Portsmouth to South Atlantic for CASEVAC operations, leaving theatre 27 Aug and returning to Portsmouth on 24 Sep 1982.
1986Decommissioned

History of ID 932 KRI Dewa Kembar

1986Commissioned

History of UK A144 HMS Hydra

1986-jan-17DeploymentGulf of Aden Operation Balsac diverted to Aden for Operation Balsac

Specifications

   

    from Hecla class
116crew
2800full load (tn)
79.30length (m)
15beam (m)
4.70draught (m)
12000range (nm)
14max speed (knots)
3840power (shp)
1Naval Engine electric motors
3Naval Engine diesel - electric Paxman 12YJCZ
1Naval Radar navigation radar Type 1006

Aircraft

   

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Builder

   

UK Yarrow, Scotstoun