1997 to present    

F49 Rademaker

BR Brazilian Navy

1980 to 1997 - UK Royal Navy - Type 22 (Batch 1) Broadsword class F89 HMS Battleaxe    

F49 Rademaker

MMSI: 710411000
Flight Deck:
Call Sign: PWRM


History of Type 22 (Batch 1) Broadsword class UK HMS Battleaxe F89

1976-feb-04Laid downLaid down Yard No 1017
1981-janAircraftAircraft assigned 815 Sq Lynx HAS.2 XZ725 as / 403-BX by Jan 1981 to Nov 1981
1981-aug-29Port VisitPort Visit UK HMD Devonport Navy Days 1981 Ship open to visitors at Plymouth Navy Days 1981
1981-novAircraftAircraft assigned 815 Sq Lynx HAS.2 XZ728 as / 403-BX by Nov 1981 to Apr 1982
1982-aug-02DeploymentDeployment South Atlantic Departed HMNB Devonport for South Atlantic, escorting HMS Illustrious. Returned 19 Nov. Transit at least part way in company with HMS Amazon.
1983-julAircraftAircraft assigned 815 Sq Lynx HAS.2 XZ256 as / 403-BX by Jul 1983 to c Aug 1985
1984 Armilla Patrol Deployed Armilla Patrol with HMS Nottingham 1984-85
1985-sepAircraftAircraft assigned 815 Sq Lynx HAS.2 XZ235 as / 403-BX by Sep 1985 to c Aug 1986
1986-jun-21Port VisitPort Visit Fleet days 1986 on board Lynx XZ235
1986-novAircraftAircraft assigned 815 Sq Lynx HAS.3 XZ235 as / 403-BX by Nov 1986 to c Sep 1987
1987-sepAircraftAircraft assigned 815 Sq Lynx HAS.3 XZ720 as / 403-BX by Sep 1987 to c Mar 1988
1988-mayAircraftAircraft assigned 815 Sq Lynx HAS.3 XZ695 as / 403-BX by May 1988 to c Oct 1988
1989RefitRefit UK HMD Devonport refit by Babcock at HMD Devonport for weapons and machinery update, including new gearboxes
1990-marAircraftAircraft assigned 815 Sq Lynx HAS.3 XZ229 as / 403-BX by Mar 1990 to c Nov 1990
1990-sepDeploymentDeployment Persian Gulf Armilla Patrol Armilla Patrol Along with HMS Jupiter and HMS York, were relieved by HMS Brazen, HMS Cardiff and HMS Gloucester (as part of TG 321.1).
1997-apr-30Fate: transferedFate: transfered to Marinha do Brasil as BNS Rademaker

History of BR Rademaker F49

1997-apr-30CommissionedCommissioned ex UK RN HMS Battleaxe
2004-nov-29 hit during gunnery accident with frigate ARA Sarandi during Fraterno exercise
2016-apr-21NEWS Brazilian Navy Fires Missile for MISSILEX 2016

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