Royal Netherlands Navy – Frigates


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Karel Doorman-class LOA 401′ / 122.2 m TDISP 3,300 tons (8, 2 still active with Dutch Navy, rest transferred to other navies)

HNMLS Van Speijk F-828 (1995)

HNLMS Van Speijk (F 828) Transits the Atlantic Ocean
HNLMS Van Speijk F-828 transits the Atlantic Ocean during Exercise Cutlass Fury, Sep. 2019. US Navy Official 5745308 PO2 Cameron Stoner

HNMLS Van Speijk Den Helder 2013HNMLS Karel Doorman F-827 (1991-2005) transferred to Belgium as Leopold I F-930 in 2005.

Leopold I Transits the Atlantic Ocean
Belgian Navy Leopold I transits the Atlantic Ocean as a member of Standing Nato Maritime Group 1, Aug. 2019. US Navy Official 5701663 PO2 Cameron Stoner

Leopold I ex-HNMLS Karel Doorman Den Helder 2013

Karel Doorman frigate Valparaiso 2020Karel Doorman frigates Valparaiso 2020

Jacob van Heemskerck Class LOA 427′ / 130.1 m TDISP 3,750 tons (2 built, both transferred from to Chile) (Dutch service 1986-2005, Chilean service 2005-2020)

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

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

Jacob van Heemskerck frigates Valparaiso 2019

Kortenaer class LOA 427′ / 130.1 m TDISP 3,800 tons Dutch service 1978-2003 (10 built, all decommissioned and transferred: 8 to Greece; 2 to United Arab Emirates)

Kortenaer class HNLMS Abraham Crijnssen F-816 at Williamstad, Curaçao, 1995. NARA: USN 330-CFD-DN-ST-85-06201 Don S. Montgomery

Kortenaer class Salamis Greece 2015Kortenaer class Salamis Greece 2019

HNLMS Piet Hein F-811 (1981-1998) transferred to United Arab Emirates as Al Emirat F-02 (1998-2008) then converted 2009 to superyacht Yas AND HNLMS Abraham Crijnssen F-816 (1983-1997) transferred to United Arab Emirates as Abu Dhabi F-01 (1997-2008) Also converted to a yacht.Kortenaer class frigates UAE 2007

HNLMS Piet Hein F-811 Credit: Ministerie van Defensie, CC0, via Wikimedia Commons
superyacht Yas_(141_m_x_14,4_m)_(49089609943)
Super yacht Yas, 2019. Credit: kees torn, CC BY-SA 2.0 , via Wikimedia Commons

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