Chilean Navy – Frigates

Frigates

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Boxer Class (Type 22 Batch 2) transferred from RN LOA 480′ TDISP 4,900 tons (1 active in Chile)

Almirante Williams FF-19 (2003)

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Almirante Williams FFG-19, 2006, showing long low lies of the Boxer class Credit: SSBN / CC BY-SA

Almirante Williams Valparaiso 2018

Duke Class (Type 23) transferred from RN LOA 436′ TDISP 4,900 tons (3 active)Duke frigates Valparaiso 2019

Adelaide Class (from Australia, variant of US Oliver Hazard Perry class) LOA 455′ TDISP 4,100 tons (2 active) Transferred 2019 – NO VIEWS YET!

Karel Doorman Class LOA 401′ TDISP 3,300 tons (2 active)

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Almirante Blanco Encalada FF-15, with Peruvian frigate Mariategui astern, RIMPAC 2006 NARA: 330-CFD-DN-SD-07-09303 MC2 Rebecca J. Moat

Karel Doorman frigate Valparaiso 2020Karel Doorman frigates Valparaiso 2020

 Jacob van Heemskerck Class frigates LOA 427′ TDISP 3,700 tons (2 built, both transferred from the Netherlands) (Dutch service 1986-2005, Chilean service 2005-2019)

Almirante Latorre (2005-2019) formerly HNLMS Jacob van Heemskerck F-812 (1986-2004) AND Capitán Prat (2006-2020) formerly HNLMS Witte de With F-813 (1986-2006)

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HNMLS Witte de With before her transfer to Chile Ministerie van Defensie / CC0

Jacob van Heemskerck frigates Valparaiso 2019

Condell Class (Leander) LOA 372′ TDISP 2,900 tons (2 sold to Ecuador)

Almirante Condell (1973-2007) transferred to Ecuador in 2008 as BAE Eloy Alfaro and Almirante Lynch (1974-2007) transferred to Ecuador in 2008 as BAE Morán Valverde.

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Almirante Lynch FFG-07 on exercises 1999. USN Official DN-SD-02-02094 PH1 CHRIS DESMOND, USN

Condell class FFs Valparaiso 2003Ministro Zenteno (1991-2006) formerly HMS Achilles F-12 (1970-1990) washed out to sea during the 2010 tsunami (result of earthquake), and was sunk in March.

Leander Talcahuano 2009
Note the smaller helicopter landing area than the Condells above.

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