4 multitubular boilers Fuel: Gazoil Propelers : 2 fixed propelers Power : 58000 HP (42630 kW) Tricolore of France Created by User:Anthony S. Tsoumbris French Tricolore flag File links The following pages link to this file: Austria Arsenal F.C. Ajax Amsterdam A.S. Roma A.C. Milan Belgium Czech Republic Cyprus Economy of the Czech Republic Corsica Chelsea F.C. European Union Estonia European...
1900 nautical miles at 30 knots
4500 nautical miles and 18 knots
160 non-commissioned officers 115 men
1 Crotale EDIR system (8 missiles on launcher, 18 in magasine)
The De Grasse is a F67 type large high-sea frigates of the French Marine Nationale specialised in anti-submarine warfare, though it also has anti-air and anti-surface capabilities. She is named after the XVIIIth Century admiral count François Joseph Paul de Grasse. Navy officers on the bridges of the frigate La Motte-Picquet French Navy summer uniforms Frigate division of the French Navy in Toulon harbour (Marine Nationale) is the naval arm of the French military and is the second-largest Western European navy (the largest being the Royal Navy). ... A count is a nobleman in most European countries, equivalent in rank to a British earl, whose wife is still a countess. Originally the title comes denoted the rank of a high official in the late Roman Empire: before Anthemius was made emperor in the West in 467, he was...
Between 1994 and 1996, the De Grasse (and the Tourville) was refitted with the modern SLAMS anti-submarine system, an active Very Low Frequencies sonar.
The four ships involved this year are the Devonport-based Type 23 frigate HMS Monmouth, the French air-defence destroyer DeGrasse, the Russian destroyer Admiral Levchenko and the air-defence destroyer USS Barry.
Her primary role is as an anti-submarine warship wih surface to surface and air defence capability.
FSDEGRASSE: The DeGrasse is one of two Type F67 destroyers.
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