Royal Netherlands Navy – Frigates


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Karel Doorman-class LOA 401′ 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′ 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′ 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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