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Type 125 Baden-Wurttemberg class Frigate

 

type 125 f 222 baden wurttemberg class frigate german navy fgs f 223 nordrhein westfalen f 224 sachsen anhalt f 225 rheinland pfalz blohm & voss hamburg lürssen thyssen krupp oto melara otobreda 127mm 64 caliber lightweight gun vulcano ammunition rolling airframe missile harpoon rgm-84 rbs-15 mk.4 mlg27 gun hitrole nt

 

 

 

 

Ships:

 

unit

in service

builder

status

 

F 222 FGS Baden-Wurttemberg

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Blohm & Voss, Hamburg, Germany

under construction

 

F 223 FGS Nordrhein-Westfalen

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Lurssen Werft GmbH, Bremen, Germany

under construction

 

F 224 FGS Sachsen-Anhalt

?

?

keel laying 12/2013 (sched.)

 

F 225 FGS Rheinland-Pfalz

?

?

keel laying 11/2014 (sched.)

 

 

 

Specifications:

 

Displacement:

7200 tons (full load)

 

Length:

149,5 meters

 

Beam:

18,8 meters

 

Draft:

5 meters

 

Speed:

20 knots (37 km/h) on diesel only / 26 knots (48 km/h) max.

 

Propulsion:

combined diesel-electric and gas (CODLAG)

1 gas turbine (20 MW) / 2 electric motors (4,7 MW) /  4 diesel engines (2,9 MW)

2 shafts / 2 controllable pitch propellers / 1 bow-thruster

 

Range:

4000 NM (7400 km)

 

Crew:

up to 190 (standard crew = 110)

 

Aviation:

flight deck & hangar for 2 NH90 helicopters

 

Armament:

1 x Oto-Melara/OtoBreda 127mm/64-caliber lightweight gun (5-inches) with VULCANO ammunition

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

2 x Mk-141 missile launcher (quadruple) for 8 RGM-84 Harpoon SSM (interim solution)

8 x RBS-15 SSM (planned as replacement for the Harpoon’s)

2 x MLG27 27mm light naval gun system

5 x Oto-Melara 12,7mm (cal .50) Hitrole-NT remote-controlled machine guns

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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