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Type 124 Sachsen class Guided Missile Frigate
 

type 124 sachsen class guided missile frigate ffg german navy deutsche marine fgs hamburg hessen blohm + voss hdw nordseewerke
  
 
Ships:
 
F 219
FGS Sachsen (2004)
F 220
FGS Hamburg
(2004)
F 221
FGS Hessen
(2006)
F 222 FGS Thüringen (cancelled)
  
 
Specifications:

  Builder:
Blohm+Voss, Hamburg / HDW, Kiel / Nordseewerke, Emden
 
Displacement:
5800 tons (full load)
Length:
143 meters (469 feet)
Beam: 17,44 meters (57.2 ft)
Draft: 6 meters (20 ft)
Speed: 29 knots (54 km/h)
Range: 4000 NM (7400 km) at 18 knots (33 km/h)
Complement: 230 ship + 13 aircrew

Propulsion:
CODAG
(Combined Diesel and Gas)
1 x
General Electric LM2500 Gas Turbine (23,5 MW)
2 x MTU 20V 1163 TB93 Diesel Engines (7,4 MW each)
2 shafts, 2 controllable pitch propellers
38300 kW (52074 hp) total power
 
Armament:
 
1 x Mk-41 Vertical Launching System / VLS (32 cells)
for
24 x
RIM-66 Standard Missiles SM-2MR (Block IIIA)
and
32 x
RIM-162 Evolved Sea Sparrow Missiles / ESSM (4 per cell)

- - - - -
 

1 x Oto-Melara 76/62 DP gun (3 inches / 76mm / 62-caliber)

2 x
Mk-141 missile launcher for 8 x RGM-84 Harpoon SSM

2 x Mk-49 missile launching system for RIM-116 Rolling Airframe Missiles (RAM)

2 x MLG27 27mm machine gun systems

2 x
Mk-32 triple torpedo tubes (12,75" / 324mm) for EuroTorp MU90 Impact torpedoes
 

Aviation:
flight deck & hangar for 2 x Westland Sea Lynx Mk.88A or NH90 naval helicopters
 
Systems:
1 x Thales Nederland SMART-L long-range air and surface surveillance radar (D-band)
1 x Thales Nederland APAR air and surface search, tracking and guidance radar (I-band)
1 x Thales Nederland Sirius IRST long-range infrared surveillance and trackng system (fitted for but not with)
2 x STN Atlas 9600-M multi-function I/J-band ARPA radars
1 x STN Atlas MSP 500 electro-optical fire control system
1 x STN Atlas DSQS-24B bow sonar
1 x FL 1800S II ECM suite
6 x Mk-36 Sippican Hycor SRBOC chaff & decoy launcher
  
 
 

 

images


type 124 sachsen class guided missile frigate german navy f-219 fgs 04x
F 219 FGS Sachsen

type 124 sachsen class guided missile frigate german navy f-220 fgs hamburg 02x
F 220 FGS Hamburg

type 124 sachsen class guided missile frigate german navy f-221 fgs hessen 11x
F 221 FGS Hessen

type 124 sachsen class guided missile frigate ffg german navy deutsche marine fgs hamburg hessen 07
FGS Sachsen (F 219) - FGS Hamburg (F 220) - FGS Hessen (F 221)


armament & details

type 124 sachsen class guided missile frigate german navy armament oto melara 76/62 gun mk-41 vertical launching system vls rim-66 standard sm-2mr rim-162 essm rgm-84 harpoon ssm torpedo tubes mlg-27 rim-116 ram

type 124 sachsen class guided missile frigate german navy armament mk-41 vls rim-66 standard sm-2mr rim-162 essm oto-melara 76/62 gun 04

type 124 sachsen class guided missile frigate german navy armament mk-41 vls rim-66 standard sm-2mr rim-162 essm 18x

type 124 sachsen class guided missile frigate german navy armament mk-41 vls rim-66 standard sm-2mr rim-162 essm oto-melara 76/62 gun 21
Oto-Melara 76/62 gun / Mk-49 launcher for RIM-116 Rolling Airframe Missiles (RAM) / Mk-41 Vertical Launching System (VLS) - 32 cells

type 124 sachsen class guided missile frigate german navy armament mk-141 launcher rgm-84 harpoon ssm mk-32 triple torpedo tubes
2 x Mk-141 launcher for RGM-84 Harpoon SSM missiles (center) / Mk-32 triple torpedo tubes (inboard)

type 124 sachsen class guided missile frigate german navy flight dech hangar super lynx mk.88a westland


type 124 sachsen class guided missile frigate german navy combat direction center cdc cic 31x

type 124 sachsen class guided missile frigate german navy drawing 06
  
 
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