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Japan Maritime Self Defense Force / JMSDF
Akizuki class Destroyer - DD

 

 
akizuki class destroyer japan maritime self defense force jmsdf teruzuki suzutsuki fuyuzuki
 

 

Ships:
  
DD 115 JS Akizuki (2012)
DD 116 JS Teruzuki (2013)
DD 117
JS Suzutsuki (2014)
DD 118
JS Fuyuzuki (2014)
  
 
Specifications:
Length: 151 meters (495 feet)
Beam: 18,3 meters (60 ft)
Draft: 5,3 meters (17 ft 5 in) / Depth: 10,9 meters (35 ft 9 in)

Displacement: 5000 tons (standard) / 6800 tons (full load)
Speed: 30 knots, max. (56 km/h)
Range: -
Complement: 200

 Propulsion:
COGAG (combined gas and gas)
4 x
Kawasaki/Rolls-Royce Spey SM-1C gas turbines
64000 shp

2 shafts / 2 controllable pitch propellers

 Aviation:
flight deck and hangar for 1 helicopter / Mitsubishi SH-60K Seahawk

Armament:
1 x Mk-41 Vertical Launching System / VLS (32 cells)
for a mix of

RIM-162 Evolved Sea Sparrow Missiles / ESSM (4 per cell)
 
RUM-139 Vertical Launched Anti-Ship Rockets / VL-ASROC (DD 115)
or Type 07 VL-ASROC (DD 116 to 118)
 
1 x Mk-45 (Mod.4) 5-inch/62-caliber (127mm) gun
2 x Mk-141 missile launcher for 8 Type 90 SSM-1B anti ship missiles
2 x Type 68/HOS-303 (Mk-32) 12,75-inch (324mm) triple torpedo tubes (enclosed) for Mk-46 or Type 73 torpedoes
2 x Mk-15 Phalanx Close-In-Weapon-System (CIWS)

Systems:
ATECS (Advanced Technology Command System)
OYQ-11 Advanced Combat Direction System
FCS-3A AAW Combat System/Fire Control System
OPS-20C Radar
 
OQQ-22 ASW System
OQS-5 hull sonar
OQR-3 towed array sonar
 
NOLQ-3D ECM/ESM intergrated electronic warfare system
 
Mk-36 SRBOC jaff & decoy launcher
Mobile Torpedo Decoy System
Floating Acoustic Jammer System

 

 
akizuki class destroyer armament mk-45 mod.4 gun mk-41 vertical launching system vls mk-15 ciws phalanx mk-141 type-90 ssm-1b launcher type-68 hos-303 torpedo tubes jmsdf
 
 
class images

akizuki class destroyer japan maritime self defense force jmsdf dd-115
JS Akizuki (DD 115)

akizuki class destroyer japan maritime self defense force jmsdf dd-116 teruzuki
JS Teruzuki (DD 116)

akizuki class destroyer japan maritime self defense force jmsdf dd-117 suzutsuki
JS Suzutsuki (DD 117)

akizuki class destroyer japan maritime self defense force jmsdf dd-118 fuyuzuki
JS Fuyuzuki (DD 118)


detail images
 

akizuki class destroyer japan maritime self defense force jmsdf mk-45 mod.4 5 inches 62 caliber gun mk-41 vertical launching system vls mk-15 ciws 02
Mk-45 Mod.4 (5"/62) gun - Mk-41 VLS - Mk-15 CIWS

akizuki class destroyer japan maritime self defense force jmsdf mk-45 mod.4 5 inches 62 caliber gun mk-41 vertical launching system vls mk-15 ciws 07

akizuki class destroyer japan maritime self defense force jmsdf mk-141 type-90 ssm-1b launcher 04
Mk-141 SSM launcher for Type-90 SSM-1B missiles

akizuki class destroyer japan maritime self defense force jmsdf mk-141 type-90 ssm-1b launcher superstructure details 08

akizuki class destroyer japan maritime self defense force jmsdf flight deck hangar mitsubishi sh-60k helicopter
flight deck and hangar with aft Mk-15 CIWS

akizuki class destroyer japan maritime self defense force jmsdf details mk-41 vls mk-15 ciws mk-45 gun

akizuki class destroyer japan maritime self defense force jmsdf details mk-141 ssm-1b launcher flight deck


forward radars of the FCS-3A combat system
  
 
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