F 594 ITS Alpino
The FREMM (French Frégate européenne multi-mission or Italian Fregata europea multi-missione – European multipurpose frigate) is a class of Frigates designed by DCNS/Armaris and Fincantieri for the navies of France and Italy.
Type, class: Guided Missile Frigate; Bergamini/FREMM class (ASW variant)
Builder: Fincantieri SpA, Muggiano (La Spezia) and Riva Trigoso (Genua), Italy
Laid down: February 23, 2012
Launched: December 13, 2014
Commissioned: September 30, 2016
Displacement: 6700 tons (full load)
Length: 144,6 meters (474 feet)
Beam: 19.7 meters (65 ft)
Draft: 8.6 meters (28 ft)
Speed: 30 knots (56 km/h), max. / 17 knots (31 km/h), cruise
Range: 6000 NM (11100 km) at 15 knots (28 km/h)
Complement: 131 (GP) / 133 (ASW) + flight department (14 for 1 helo; 23 for 2)
CODLAG (Combined Diesel-Electric and Gas)
1 x GE/Fiat-Avio LM2500+G4 gas turbine (43500 hp / 32 MW)
4 x Isotta-Fraschini VL1716T2NE diesel generators (2990 hp / 2,2 MW, each)
2 x Jeumont reversible electric motors (2920 hp / 2,15 MW, each)
2 shafts / 2 controllable pitch propellers
ESPS Reina Sofia
Reina Sofía (F-84) is the fourth of six Spanish-built Santa Maria-class frigates, based on the American Oliver Hazard Perry-class design, of the Spanish Navy.
Laid down on 12 October 1987, and launched on 19 July 1989, Reina Sofía was commissioned in service on 30 October 1990. She is named for Queen Sofía of Spain.
All of these Spanish frigates have the length of the later Oliver Hazard Perry frigates, and have a wider beam than the US Navy design, and therefore able to carry more top weight. Fin stabilizers are fitted.
All of these Spanish frigates have the length of the later Oliver Hazard Perry frigates, and have a wider beam than the US Navy design, and therefore able to carry more top weight. Fin stabilizers were fitted.
This Spanish warship integrates a Seahawk helicopter, which will allow her to carry out a wide range of tasks, including maritime surveillance and reconnaissance, intelligence gathering, deployment and protection of boarding teams, among others.
Class and type: Santa Maria-class frigate
2,851 long tons (2,897 t) light
3,610 long tons (3,668 t) standard
4,177 long tons (4,244 t) full load
Length: 138.8 m (455 ft 5 in)
Beam: 14.3 m (46 ft 11 in)
Draft: 8.6 m (28 ft 3 in)
Propulsion: 2 × General Electric LM2500-30 gas turbines generating 41,000 shp (31 MW) coupled to a single shaft and controllable-pitch propeller
Speed: 30 knots (56 km/h; 35 mph)+
OTO Melara Mk 75 76 mm/62 caliber naval gun; Mk 32 triple-tube (324 mm) launcher for Mark 46 torpedoes; Mk 13 Missile Launcher for RGM-84 Harpoon SSM and SM-1MR Block VIB SAM; 20 mm Meroka CIWS 12 barrel AA system
Aircraft carried: SH-60B Seahawk LAMPS III helicopter