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Dom Francisco de Almeida 2009  

Ships


Name No Yard No Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate
Bartolomeu Dias (ex-Van Nes) F333   De Schelde, Vlissingen, Netherlands 10.1.1990 16.5.1992 2.6.1994 // 16.1.2009 in service (2019)
Dom Francisco de Almeida (ex-Van Galen) F334   De Schelde, Vlissingen, Netherlands 7.6.1990 21.11.1992 1.12.1994 // 15.1.2010 in service (2019)


Technical data


Displacement standard, t

2800

Displacement full, t

3320

Length, m

114.4 pp 122.3 oa

Breadth, m

13.1 wl 14.4 oa

Draught, m

4.30 hull 6.20 sonar

No of shafts

2

Machinery

CODOG: 2 Roll-Royce Spey RM1C gas turbines / 2 Werkspoor-Wärtsilä 12SW280 V12 diesels

Power, h. p.

48900 / 9800

Max speed, kts

30

Fuel, t

diesel / gas turbine oil

Endurance, nm(kts)

5000(18)

Armament

2 x 4 Harpoon SSM (8 RGM-84A/C), 1 x 16 Sea Sparrow SAM (VLS, 16 RIM-7M), 1 x 1 - 76/62 OTO-Melara Compact SR, 1 x 7 - 30/87 Goalkeeper, 2 x 1 - 12.7/90, 4 - 324 Mk 32 TT (Mk 46 Mod.5), 1 helicopter (Super Lynx Mk 95)

Electronic equipment

Decca 1690/9, Scout, SMART-S, LW-08, 2x STIR 1.8, Goalkeeper radars, LR-IRSCAN e/o system, PHS-36(HSA), Anaconda (provision for) sonars, AR-700, 2x APECS II ECM suites, 2x Mk 36 SRBOC decoy RL, SLQ-25 Nixie torpedo decoy, SEWACO VIIB CCS

Complement

164



Standard scale images


<i>Bartolomeu Dias </i>2010
Bartolomeu Dias 2010


Graphics


<i>Dom Francisco de Almeida </i>2009  
Dom Francisco de Almeida 2009  


Project history

Van Nes was transferred 1.12.2008 followed by Van Galen 1.11.2009. Originally known as "M" (Karel Doorman) class.

Modernizations

None.

Naval service

No significant events.