Royal Danish Navy – Corvettes and Patrol Ships

Corvettes and Patrol Ships

Back to Frigates

Thetis class (Stanflex 3000) Ocean Patrol LOA 369′ TDISP 3,500 tons (4 active)

BALTOPS '93
HDMS Hvidbjørnen F-360 during BALTOPS 93′ NARA: USN Official 330-CFD-DN-SC-94-00926 Cmdr. Nathan Jones

Thetis class Nuuk greenland 2012

Coast Guard participates in search and rescue exercise with Royal Danish Navy
HDMS Vaedderen F-358 operates with US Coast Guard during Search and Rescue training, near Boston, 2006 US Navy Official (Coast Guard photo/PA3 Connie Terrell)

Thetis class Frederikshavn 2011Thetis class Frederikshavn 2007HDMS Thetis F-357 (1991) According to Jane’s Fighting Ships 1998-99 edition, Thetis alone had a squared-off stern for seismological equipment.

HDMS_Thetis_F357_Off_Shore_Patrol_Frigate_(25412722955)
HDMS Thetis F-357 ca. 2016 credit: Tony Hisgett from Birmingham, UK / CC BY 

HDMS Thetis F-357 Frederikshavn 2011HDMS Thetis F-357 Frederikshavn 2005

Knud Rasmussen class LOA 236′ TDISP 2,050 tons (3 active) mostly based out of Greenland.

P572_Lauge_Koch
HDMS Lauge Koch P-572 ca. 2018 Credit: MortyDK / CC BY-SA

Knud Rasmussen class Nuuk Greenland 2016

Niels Juel class corvettes LOA 276′ TDISP 1,400 tons (3 retired, service 1980-2009, scrapped 2013)

BALTOPS 2005
HDMS NIELS JUEL F-354 near the Latvian Coast during BALTOPS 2005. NARA: 330-CFD-DN-SD-07-00068 CDR Jamie Morrison

Niels Juel class corvettes Korsor 2011

Flyvefisken class patrol vessels LOA 177′ TDISP 450 tons service from 1989 (14, 9 active)

HDMS P555_Storen_1
HDMS Støren P-555 Credit: Kim Storm Martin, http://www.notatia.dk / CC BY-SA 

Flyvefisken class patrol vessels Korsor 2014Flyvefisken class patrol vessels Korsor 2018

Willemoes Class Missile Boat LOA 151′ TDISP 260 tons (10, all retired, service 1977-2000, 1 preserved)

HDMS Sehested P-547 (1978-2000) at Royal Danish Naval Museum (under historic dockyard crane)

P_547_Sehested_IMG_5510
HDMS Sehested P-547 April 2012 Credit: Bjoertvedt / CC BY-SA

HDMS Sehested P-547 Copenhagen 2018Diana Class Patrol Ships LOA 141′ TDISP 246 tons (6 active, service since 2007)Diana-class patrol vessels Korsor 2018

Continue to Submarines