1987 to 1999    

F95 HMS London

UK Royal Navy

2005 to present - RO Romanian Naval Forces - Regele Ferdinand class F222 Regina Maria    

Flight Deck: LO
Call Sign: GDBV
Shipyard: Yarrow
See Also: DDG County class D16


History of UK HMS London F95

1982-feb-23OrderedOrdered as HMS Bloodhound
1983-feb-07Laid downLaid down Yard No 1030
1989-jul-28DeploymentDeployment HMD Devonport Navy Days 1989 present at Plymouth Navy Days 1989
1991-augDeploymentDeployment to Berents Sea
1996DeploymentDeployment IFOR (implementation force) in Adriatic Sea
1998-mar-12DeploymentDeployment Exercise Strong Resolve Ships Flt Lynx launched to evacuate an injured sailor from a Spanish warship also involved in the exercise to hospital in Lorient. Returned to ship on 13 Mar.
1998-sep-22DeploymentDeployment Operation Swanston relieved HMS Cumberland off coast of Albania, to support British nationals.
2003-janFate: transferedFate: transfered to Fortele Navale Romane as Regina Maria

History of Regele Ferdinand class RO Regina Maria F222

2005-apr-21CommissionedCommissioned ex UK RN HMS London (F95)
2005-jun-24DeploymentDeployment Fleet Review: Trafalgar 200 Present at Trafalgar 200 Fleet Review, off Browndown anchorage
2005-jul-01Port VisitPort Visit Present at International Festival of the Sea 2005, Portsmouth

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Type 22 (Batch 2) Boxer class
4800full load (tn)
146.50length (m)
14.80beam (m)
6.40draught (m)
4500range (nm)

2Naval Engine gas turbine - Rolls Royce Olympus
2Naval Engine gas turbine - Rolls Royce Tyne
2Naval Engine propulsion system: COGOG

4Missile Launcher MM38 Exocet single launcher
2Missile Launcher Sea Wolf

2Naval Gun single 20 mm
4Chaff and decoys Seagnat
1Chaff and decoys towed decoy Type 182

2Naval Radar fire direction radar Type 910
1Naval Radar navigation radar Type 1006
1Sonar towed array sonar Type 2031
1Sonar hull mounted sonar Type 2016

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