1996 to present    

FFH 340 HMCS St. John s

CA Canadian Armed Forces

Flight Deck:
Call Sign: CGAK
Shipyard: Saint John Shipbuilding


History of CA HMCS St. John s FFH 340

1994-aug-24Laid downLaid down
2010-jun-28Port VisitPort Visit Bedford Basin Fleet Review: 100th anniversary of Canadian Navy visited Halifax for MARLANT Fleet Review. Was the reviewing vessel, carrying HM The Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh for the review.
2011-octDeploymentDeployment Caribbean Sea Operation CARIBBE
2012-apr-17DeploymentDeployment US Thalia St Wharf Thalia St Wharf NOLA Navy Week visited New Orleans to commemorate War of 1812
2017-sep-16DeploymentDeployment South Caicos Hurricanes Irma, Jose and Maria Relief Operations Operating off South Caicos, assisting British Royal Marines with preparations for Hurricane Maria. CH-124 12426 embarked.
2017-sep-24DeploymentDeployment DM off Roseau Hurricanes Irma, Jose and Maria Relief Operations Arrived off Dominica on 24 Sep to continue Hurricane support operations in Caribbean. Returned to Halifax, NS on 5 Oct.
2019-may-05DeploymentDeployment UK King George V Dock Formidable Shield In Glasgow for Exercise Formidable Shield
2019-sep-07Port VisitPort Visit BE Haven van Antwerpen To Antwerp for 75th anniversary of the Battle of the Scheldt.
2019-oct-29Port VisitPort Visit Corus Quay Great Lakes Tour 2019 Visited Toronto during Great Lakes Tour.

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City class
4770full load (tn)
134length (m)
16.40beam (m)
4.90draught (m)
9500range (nm)
29max speed (knots)

1Naval Engine diesel - SEMT Pielstick
2Naval Engine gas turbine - General Electric LM2500
2Naval Engine propulsion system: CODOG

2Missile Launcher Mk 141 quad Harpoon
16Missile Launcher Sea Sparrow VLS

1Naval Gun single 57 mm
1Close-In Weapon System CIWS Phalanx 20 mm
2Torpedo Launchers Mk 32 triple-tube 324mm

1Naval Radar air search radar AN/SPS-49
1Naval Radar surface and low level air search radar Sea Giraffe

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CA Saint John Shipbuilding, 1nm E of Saint John

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