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German frigate "Karlsruhe" rescuing shipwrecked people off the coast of Somalia while participating in the international anti-terror operation ENDURING FREEDOM, April 2005
German frigate "Karlsruhe" rescuing shipwrecked people off the coast of Somalia while participating in the international anti-terror operation ENDURING FREEDOM, April 2005
The Laboe Naval Memorial for sailors who lost their lives at sea during the World Wars and while on duty at sea and U 995
The Laboe Naval Memorial for sailors who lost their lives at sea during the World Wars and while on duty at sea and U 995
Modern air defence frigate F221 Hessen, commissioned 2006
Modern air defence frigate F221 Hessen, commissioned 2006
F218 Mecklenburg-Vorpommern
F218 Mecklenburg-Vorpommern
M1093 Ensdorf class mine sweeper Auerbach/Oberpfalz
Type 212A Submarine with air independent propulsion, commissioned 2005
Type 212A Submarine with air independent propulsion, commissioned 2005
A1411 Berlin
A1411 Berlin
The Gorch Fock
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Research ship Planet
Research ship Planet

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German frigate Karlsruhe rescuing shipwrecked people off the coast of Somalia while participating in the international anti-terror operation ENDURING FREEDOM, April 2005 The Laboe Naval Memorial for sailors who lost their lives at sea during the World Wars and while on duty at sea and U 995 Modern air... This article is about Germanys commando frogmen. ... German frigate Karlsruhe rescuing shipwrecked people off the coast of Somalia while participating in the international anti-terror operation ENDURING FREEDOM, April 2005 The Laboe Naval Memorial for sailors who lost their lives at sea during the World Wars and while on duty at sea and U 995 Modern air... Marineamt (engl. ... This is a list of naval ship classes that were in service with the Bundesmarine (the Navy of West Germany) or are still in service with the Deutsche Marine of the united Germany. ... Throughout the centuries, Prussia’s military consistently concentrated on its land power, and never sought a similar power at sea. ... The Norddeutsche Bundesmarine (Northern German Federal Navy) was the Navy of the North German Confederation. ... The Kaiserliche Marine or Imperial Navy was the German Navy created by the formation of the German Empire and existed between 1871 and 1919; it grew out of the Prussian Navy and the Norddeutsche Bundesmarine. ... Reichsmarine Jack The Reichsmarine was the name of the German Navy during the Weimar Republic. ... The Kriegsmarine (or War Navy) was the name of the German Navy between 1935 and 1945, during the Nazi regime, superseding the Reichsmarine. ... The German Navy has had several names depending on the political structure of Germany at the time: Deutsche Marine (German Navy) (1848)-(1852) Norddeutsche Bundesmarine (Northern German Federal Navy) (1866-1871) Kaiserliche Marine (Imperial Navy) (1872-1918) Vorläufige Reichsmarine (1919-1921) Reichsmarine (State Navy) (1921-1935) Kriegsmarine (War Navy... Badge of Honour of the Bundeswehr (German: Ehrenzeichen der Bundeswehr) is a German decoration of the Bundeswehr. ... Image File history File links German Frigate Karlsruhe assisting shipwrecked people during Operation Enduring Freedom off the Horn of Africa. ... Image File history File links German Frigate Karlsruhe assisting shipwrecked people during Operation Enduring Freedom off the Horn of Africa. ... Image File history File links Download high-resolution version (1024x768, 261 KB) Beschreibung: U 995 links & Marineehrenmal Laboe rechts Fotograf: Darkone, 3. ... Image File history File links Download high-resolution version (1024x768, 261 KB) Beschreibung: U 995 links & Marineehrenmal Laboe rechts Fotograf: Darkone, 3. ... The Laboe Naval Memorial is a memorial monument in Laboe in vicinity of Kiel in Schleswig-Holstein, Germany. ... Image File history File linksMetadata Size of this preview: 800 × 600 pixelsFull resolution (2576 × 1932 pixel, file size: 682 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg) Own work F221 Hessen open ship during the Kiel Week, June 16th, 2007. ... Image File history File linksMetadata Size of this preview: 800 × 600 pixelsFull resolution (2576 × 1932 pixel, file size: 682 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg) Own work F221 Hessen open ship during the Kiel Week, June 16th, 2007. ... ImageMetadata File history File links Download high resolution version (1024x768, 55 KB) Summary Image taken from German wikipedia, de:Bild:Fregatte_Mecklenburg-Vorpommern_F218. ... ImageMetadata File history File links Download high resolution version (1024x768, 55 KB) Summary Image taken from German wikipedia, de:Bild:Fregatte_Mecklenburg-Vorpommern_F218. ... Image File history File links Metadata Size of this preview: 800 × 600 pixelsFull resolution (2304 × 1728 pixel, file size: 1. ... Image File history File links Metadata Size of this preview: 800 × 600 pixelsFull resolution (2304 × 1728 pixel, file size: 1. ... Corvette Braunschweig (F 260) Corvette Magdeburg (F 261) The upcoming K130 Braunschweig class (sometimes Korvette 130) will be Germanys newest class of ocean-going corvettes. ... Image File history File linksMetadata Download high-resolution version (2048x1536, 707 KB) [edit] Summary M1093 Auerbach/Oberpfalz (yep, thats her name), a Type 352 Mine Coutermeasure ROV control vehicle, you can see one Seehund ROV in the background behind the bow. ... Image File history File linksMetadata Download high-resolution version (2048x1536, 707 KB) [edit] Summary M1093 Auerbach/Oberpfalz (yep, thats her name), a Type 352 Mine Coutermeasure ROV control vehicle, you can see one Seehund ROV in the background behind the bow. ... Image File history File links Size of this preview: 800 × 595 pixelsFull resolution (1024 × 761 pixel, file size: 293 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg) Beschreibung: Schnellboot P6129 S79 Wiesel / Gepard-Klasse / Marinestützpunkt Hohe Düne Fotograf: Darkone, 13. ... Image File history File links Size of this preview: 800 × 595 pixelsFull resolution (1024 × 761 pixel, file size: 293 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg) Beschreibung: Schnellboot P6129 S79 Wiesel / Gepard-Klasse / Marinestützpunkt Hohe Düne Fotograf: Darkone, 13. ... S71 Gepard The Type 143A Gepard class is Germanys last class of missile bearing Fast Attack Craft (FAC, Schnellboot in German) and the only one still in service with the Deutsche Marine (German Navy since 1990). ... Image File history File links Download high resolution version (2009x825, 383 KB) Submarine Typ 212 in Docks at HDW/Kiel. ... Image File history File links Download high resolution version (2009x825, 383 KB) Submarine Typ 212 in Docks at HDW/Kiel. ... Image File history File links EGV_Berlin. ... Image File history File links EGV_Berlin. ... Gorch Fock II; fair use. ... Gorch Fock II; fair use. ... Image File history File linksMetadata Size of this preview: 800 × 593 pixelsFull resolution (2188 × 1621 pixel, file size: 379 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg) Imported from de:Image:Neue_Planet_von_vorn. ... 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The German Navy traces its roots back to the Imperial Fleet (Reichsflotte) of the revolutionary era of 1848-1852 and more directly to the Prussian Navy, which later evolved into the Northern German Federal Navy (Norddeutsche Bundesmarine, 1866-1871) and became the Imperial Navy (Kaiserliche Marine, 1872-1918). From 1919 to 1921 it was known as the Temporary Imperial Navy (Vorläufige Reichsmarine) and then became the Reichsmarine. It was known as the War Navy (Kriegsmarine) from 1935 to 1945. The European Revolutions of 1848, known in some countries as the Spring of Nations or the Year of Revolution, were a revolutionary wave which erupted in Sicily and then, further triggered by the revolutions of 1848 in France, soon spread to the rest of Europe and as far afield as... Throughout the centuries, Prussia’s military consistently concentrated on its land power, and never sought a similar power at sea. ... The Norddeutsche Bundesmarine (Northern German Federal Navy) was the Navy of the North German Confederation. ... The Kaiserliche Marine or Imperial Navy was the German Navy created by the formation of the German Empire and existed between 1871 and 1919; it grew out of the Prussian Navy and the Norddeutsche Bundesmarine. ... Reichsmarine Jack The Reichsmarine was the name of the German Navy during the Weimar Republic. ... The Kriegsmarine (or War Navy) was the name of the German Navy between 1935 and 1945, during the Nazi regime, superseding the Reichsmarine. ...


In 1956, with West Germany's accession to NATO, a new navy was established and was referred to as the Federal Navy (Bundesmarine). With the reunification of Germany in 1990, it was decided to simply use the name Deutsche Marine ("German Navy"). This article is about the military alliance. ...

Contents

Mission

The German Navy is part of the German armed forces (Bundeswehr), and is deeply integrated into the NATO alliance. Its mission includes the participation in peace-keeping and peace enforcement operations as well as the protection of German and Allied territories. The Bundeswehr (German for Federal Defence Force;  ) is the name of the unified armed forces of Germany. ... This article is about the military alliance. ...


Operations

German war ships permanently participate in all four NATO Maritime Groups. The German Navy is also engaged in operations against international terrorism such as Operation Enduring Freedom and NATO Operation Active Endeavour. Terrorist redirects here. ... Combatants United States, Poland, France, Canada, Pakistan, India, Australia, United Kingdom, Germany, Netherlands, New Zealand, Philippines (in the Philippines theatre only), Northern Alliance, Italy, Czech Republic, Hungary, Ethiopia, Somalia, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Croatia, Albania, Macedonia, Romania, Portugal, Bulgaria, Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Georgia Taliban, al-Qaeda, Abu Sayyaf, Jemaah... Combatants NATO, represented by Denmark Germany Greece Italy Norway Spain Turkey  Russia  Ukraine  Israel  Egypt Morocco Commanders Vice Admiral Roberto Cesaretti, Italian Navy Strength 480 ships and 84 planes Operation Active Endeavour is a naval operation of the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation. ...


Presently the largest operation the German Navy is participating in is UNIFIL II off the coast of Lebanon. The German contribution to this operation is two frigates, four fast attack craft, and two auxiliary vessels. The naval component of UNIFIL is commanded by a German admiral. There has been reports of Israeli F-16s firing against German ships. Israel denied that the F-16s fired against the ships and stated that it was only overflying the ships.[1] A Sisu XA-180 used by Swedish UNIFIL forces in Lebanon The United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon, or UNIFIL, was created by the United Nations, with the adoption of Security Council Resolution 425 and 426 on March 19, 1978, to confirm Israeli withdrawal from Lebanon, restore international peace and... S71 Gepard, Gepard class fast attack craft A Fast Attack Craft (FAC) (German: Schnellboot) is a small (150 to 400 tonnes), fast (up to ca. ...


Organization

The German Navy is commanded by the Chief of the Naval Staff in the Federal Ministry of Defense in Bonn. The major commands are the Fleet Command at Glücksburg near Flensburg and the Naval Office at Rostock. The Fleet is commanded by the Commander-in-Chief German Fleet (CINCGERFLEET) and comprises all combat vessels, aircraft, helicopters and other combat forces, while schools, naval bases and test installations are under the purview of the Naval Office. The strength of the Navy is about 19,000 men and women with another 6,000 navy personnel serving in different elements of the central military organization of the Bundeswehr. Bonn is the 19th largest city in Germany. ... Flensburg (Danish: Flensborg, Low Saxon: Flensborg, North Frisian: Flansborj) is an independent town in the North of the German state Schleswig-Holstein. ... Motto: Within your walls be concordance and public welfare Rostock (pronounced // from Polabian Roz toc, literally to flow apart) is the largest city in the north German state Mecklenburg-Vorpommern. ... Flying machine redirects here. ... For other uses, see Helicopter (disambiguation). ...


The navy as a part of the Bundeswehr is responsible for developing and providing the maritime capabilities of the German armed forces. Therefore it is operating a number of development and testing installations as part of an inter-service and international network.


The Fleet

  • Fleet Command (Flottenkommando), Glücksburg
    • 1st Flotilla (Einsatzflottille 1), Kiel
      • HQ 1st Flotilla
      • 1st Corvette Squadron (1. Korvettengeschwader), Warnemünde
      • 1st Submarine Squadron (1. Unterseebootgeschwader), Eckernförde
      • Submarine Training Centre (Ausbildungszentrum Unterseeboote), Eckernförde
      • 3rd Mine Counter-Measure Squadron (3. Minensuchgeschwader), Kiel
      • 7th Fast Patrol Boat Squadron (7. Schnellbootgeschwader), Warnemünde
      • 5th Mine Counter-Measure Squadron (5. Minensuchgeschwader), Kiel
      • Force Protection Group, (Marineschutzkräfte), Eckernförde
        • one HQ & support company
        • four Force Protection companies (Marinesicherungskompanie)
      • Special Warfare Group, (Spezialisierte Einsatzkräfte Marine), Eckernförde
        • HQ & support company
        • combat diver company (Kampfschwimmerkompanie)
        • clearance diver company (mine counter measures and explosive ordnance disposal; Minentaucherkompanie)
        • combat diver support company (KS-Unterstützungskompanie)
        • company for special operations (e.g. boarding)
        • support company
        • special training center
    • 2nd Flotilla (Einsatzflottille 2), Wilhelmshaven
    • Naval Air Wing 3 (Marinefliegergeschwader 3), Nordholz
    • Naval Air Wing 5 (Marinefliegergeschwader 5), Kiel (will be closed)
    • Naval Medical Institute (Schiffahrtsmedizinisches Institut), Kiel (responsible especially for diving medicine)

Glücksburg (Danish: Lyksborg) is a small town on the south side of the Flensburg Fjord, Germany, Baltic Sea. ... , For the city in the United States, see Kiel, Wisconsin. ... Warnemünde is a sea resort and district of Rostock in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, situated at the Baltic Sea in the Northeast of Germany at the estuary of the river Warnow. ... Eckernförde (Danish: Egernførde) is a German city in Schleswig-Holstein, Kreis Rendsburg-Eckernförde at the Baltic Sea near Kiel. ... Eckernförde (Danish: Egernførde) is a German city in Schleswig-Holstein, Kreis Rendsburg-Eckernförde at the Baltic Sea near Kiel. ... , For the city in the United States, see Kiel, Wisconsin. ... Warnemünde is a sea resort and district of Rostock in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, situated at the Baltic Sea in the Northeast of Germany at the estuary of the river Warnow. ... , For the city in the United States, see Kiel, Wisconsin. ... Eckernförde (Danish: Egernførde) is a German city in Schleswig-Holstein, Kreis Rendsburg-Eckernförde at the Baltic Sea near Kiel. ... Eckernförde (Danish: Egernførde) is a German city in Schleswig-Holstein, Kreis Rendsburg-Eckernförde at the Baltic Sea near Kiel. ... This article is about Germanys commando frogmen. ... Wilhelmshaven is a town in Lower Saxony, Germany. ... Wilhelmshaven is a town in Lower Saxony, Germany. ... Wilhelmshaven is a town in Lower Saxony, Germany. ... Wilhelmshaven is a town in Lower Saxony, Germany. ... , For the city in the United States, see Kiel, Wisconsin. ... Nordholz is a village and a municipality in the district of Cuxhaven, in Lower Saxony, Germany. ... , For the city in the United States, see Kiel, Wisconsin. ... , For the city in the United States, see Kiel, Wisconsin. ...

Naval Office

  • Naval Office (Marineamt), Rostock
    • Department for Development of the Navy, Bremerhaven
    • Navy Schools (Admiral Naval Training)
      • Naval Academy (Marineschule Mürwik), Flensburg-Mürwik
      • Petty Officer School (Marineunteroffiziersschule), Plön
      • Engineering School (Marinetechnikschule), Parow, near Stralsund
        • Damage Control Training Centre (Ausbildungszentrum für Schiffssicherung), Neustadt in Holstein
      • Operations School (Marineoperationsschule), Bremerhaven
    • Supporting Installations (Admiral Naval Logistics)
      • Naval Base Command (Marinestützpunktkommando) Wilhelmshaven
      • Naval Base Command (Marinestützpunktkommando) Eckernförde
      • Naval Base Command (Marinestützpunktkommando) Kiel
      • Naval Base Command (Marinestützpunktkommando) Warnemünde
      • Naval Test Command (Kommando Truppenversuche der Marine), Eckernförde
      • Naval Command & Control Systems Command (Kommando Marineführungssysteme), Wilhelmshaven

Marineamt (engl. ... Motto: Within your walls be concordance and public welfare Rostock (pronounced // from Polabian Roz toc, literally to flow apart) is the largest city in the north German state Mecklenburg-Vorpommern. ... Bremerhaven is a city in the federal state of Bremen, Germany. ... Stralsund is a city in Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania, Germany. ... Bremerhaven is a city in the federal state of Bremen, Germany. ... Wilhelmshaven is a town in Lower Saxony, Germany. ... Eckernförde (Danish: Egernførde) is a German city in Schleswig-Holstein, Kreis Rendsburg-Eckernförde at the Baltic Sea near Kiel. ... , For the city in the United States, see Kiel, Wisconsin. ... Warnemünde is a sea resort and district of Rostock in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, situated at the Baltic Sea in the Northeast of Germany at the estuary of the river Warnow. ... Eckernförde (Danish: Egernførde) is a German city in Schleswig-Holstein, Kreis Rendsburg-Eckernförde at the Baltic Sea near Kiel. ... Wilhelmshaven is a town in Lower Saxony, Germany. ...

Ships and weapons systems

Surface Vessels

For the bird, see Frigatebird. ... The F124 Sachsen class is Germanys latest class of frigates. ... The F123 Brandenburg class is a class of German frigates. ... Frigate F211 Köln The eight F122 Bremen class frigates of the German Navy have been commissioned between 1982 and 1990. ... French steam corvette Dupleix (1856-1887) Canadian corvettes on antisubmarine convoy escort duty during World War II. A corvette is a small, maneuverable, lightly armed warship, smaller than a frigate and larger than a coastal patrol craft. ... Corvette Braunschweig (F 260) Corvette Magdeburg (F 261) The upcoming K130 Braunschweig class (sometimes Korvette 130) will be Germanys newest class of ocean-going corvettes. ... S71 Gepard, Gepard class fast attack craft A Fast Attack Craft (FAC) (German: Schnellboot) is a small (150 to 400 tonnes), fast (up to ca. ... S71 Gepard The Type 143A Gepard class is Germanys last class of missile bearing Fast Attack Craft (FAC, Schnellboot in German) and the only one still in service with the Deutsche Marine (German Navy since 1990). ... USS Pivot (AM 276) World War II United States Admirable Class Minesweeper shown in the Gulf of Mexico on sea trials 12 July 1944 Image:Hameln Class. ... M1093 Auerbach/Oberpfalz The five ships of the Type 352 Ensdorf class are former Type 343 Hameln class minesweepers that have been upgraded with the TROIKA PLUS system. ... Kulmbach class mine hunters of the German Navy Kulmbach class mine hunters stationed at Kiel Naval Base The Type 333 Kulmbach class is a class of five German ships. ... M1064 Grömitz The Type 332 Frankenthal class mine hunter is a 12-ship class of German mine hunters. ... Mülhausen is a naval ship in service with the German Navy. ...

Submarines

For other uses, see Submarine (disambiguation). ... The German Type 212 is an advanced design of non-nuclear U-Boat developed by Howaldtswerke-Deutsche Werft AG (HDW) for the German Navy. ... The Type 206 is a class of diesel-electric submarines developed by Howaldtswerke-Deutsche-Werft AG (HDW). ...

Auxiliary Vessels

Bottsand oil recovery ship
Bottsand oil recovery ship
  • Naval Base Auxiliary vessels
    • 2 Wustrow class (Type 414) harbour tug
    • 1 Sylt class (Type 724) large harbour tug
    • 6 Lütje Horn class (Type 725) harbour tug
    • 2 Bottsand class (Type 738) oil recovery ship
  • Other Auxiliary Vessels
    • 6 Elbe class (Type 404) tender
    • 3 Oste class (Type 423) electronic surveillance ship
    • 3 Helmsand class multi-purpose ship (Type 748) trial and fleet service ships
    • 1 Wilhelm Pullwer class (Type 741) trial boat
    • 1 Gorch Fock tall ship (Type 441) sail training ship
    • 1 Eisvogel class (Type 721) icebreaker
    • 1 Planet class (Type 752) research ship (SWATH vessel)
    • 1 Alliance class (Type 753) research ship (NATO vessel under German flag and command)

Image File history File linksMetadata Size of this preview: 450 × 600 pixelsFull resolution (1932 × 2576 pixel, file size: 702 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg) own work Bottsand at the Kiel Week 2007 I, the creator of this work, hereby release it into the public domain. ... Image File history File linksMetadata Size of this preview: 450 × 600 pixelsFull resolution (1932 × 2576 pixel, file size: 702 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg) own work Bottsand at the Kiel Week 2007 I, the creator of this work, hereby release it into the public domain. ... Landing craft Rapière LCU 1656 departs USS Bataan (LHD-5) well deck during Hurricane Katrina relief operations. ... The Type 520 Barbe class utility landing crafts are small units of the German Navy used for landing or transporting troops, supply or equippement. ... A1411 Berlin The Type 702 Berlin class replenishment ships are the largest vessels of the Deutsche Marine (German Navy). ... The Type 703 Walchensee class tanker are small coastal tankers utilized by the German Navy to transport fuel and fresh water between depots and to units near coasts or in harbour. ... The Type 704A Rhön class tankers are used by the German Navy to provide fleets at high seas with fuel. ... Former Wangerooge class tug A1453 Juist, now a diver training boat with new pennant number A1440 The Type 722 Wangerooge class seagoing tugboats are used for rescue and salvage operation by the German Navy. ... The Type 720 Helgoland class tugs are large seagoing salvage tags used by the German Navy. ... The Westerwald class transport ships are used by the German Navy to carry ammunition and other supplies. ... Tender A511 Elbe The Type 404 Elbe class replenishment ships of the German Navy were built to support squadrons of Fast Attack Craft, submarines and minesweeper/hunters. ... Officially designated as fleet service ships, the three vessels of the Type 423 Oste class are purpose built ELINT and reconnaissance ships of the German Navy. ... The Gorch Fock The Gorch Fock is a tall ship of the German Navy (Deutsche Marine). ... The Type 721 Eisvogel class icebreakers is a two ship class built for the German Navy by the Hitzler Werft shipyard of Lauenburg/Elbe. ... This article is about watercraft. ...

Aircraft

Breguet Atlantic Br.1150 of the German Navy
Breguet Atlantic Br.1150 of the German Navy
Do 228 of the German Navy
Do 228 of the German Navy
Sea Lynx Mk 88A of the German Navy
Sea Lynx Mk 88A of the German Navy
Aircraft Origin Type Versions In service[1] Notes
Breguet Atlantic Flag of France France signals intelligence BR 1150 3 to be replaced by 5 Luftwaffe Eurohawk
Dornier Do 228 Flag of Germany Germany environmental patrol 2
Lockheed P-3 Orion Flag of the United States United States maritime patrol P-3C II½ CUP 8 former Netherlands Navy Maritime Patrol
Westland Lynx Flag of the United Kingdom United Kingdom antisubmarine helicopter Sea Lynx Mk 88 22
Westland Sea King Flag of the United Kingdom United Kingdom naval helicopter Sea King Mk 41 21
German Sea King Mk41 from MFG5 in special 30th anniversary colour scheme at Weston-super-Mare, UK, July 2005

Image File history File links Download high-resolution version (2524x1647, 588 KB) Breguet Atlantic BR1150 (code 61-12) of the German Marine, taxiing to the take off point at the Royal International Air Tattoo, RAF Fairford, Gloucestershire, England. ... Image File history File links Download high-resolution version (2524x1647, 588 KB) Breguet Atlantic BR1150 (code 61-12) of the German Marine, taxiing to the take off point at the Royal International Air Tattoo, RAF Fairford, Gloucestershire, England. ... Image File history File links Size of this preview: 796 × 600 pixelsFull resolution (1600 × 1206 pixel, file size: 495 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg) File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... Image File history File links Size of this preview: 796 × 600 pixelsFull resolution (1600 × 1206 pixel, file size: 495 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg) File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... Image File history File links Size of this preview: 800 × 600 pixelsFull resolution (1288 × 966 pixel, file size: 290 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg) Westland Lynx Bundesmarine 2005, eigenes Bild File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... Image File history File links Size of this preview: 800 × 600 pixelsFull resolution (1288 × 966 pixel, file size: 290 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg) Westland Lynx Bundesmarine 2005, eigenes Bild File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... The Westland Lynx is a helicopter designed by Westland and built at Westlands factory in Yeovil, first flying on 21 March 1971 as the Westland WG.13. ... The Breguet Atlantic (Breguet 1150 Atlantique) is a Long-distance Reconnaissance airplane, primarily designed for use over open Sea. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... The Deutsche Luftwaffe or   (German: air force, literally Air Weapon, pronounced lufft-va-fa, IPA: ) is the commonly used term for the German air force. ... EuroHawk mock-up at the ILA 2006 EuroHawk is an unmanned surveillance aircraft (UAV), currently under development for the Luftwaffe of Germany in a joint venture between Northrop Grumman and EADS of Germany. ... The Dornier Do 228 is a small German twin turboprop STOL-utility aircraft, manufactured by Dornier GmbH (later DASA Dornier, Fairchild-Dornier) from 1981 until 1998. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Germany. ... The Lockheed P-3 Orion is a patrol aircraft of the United States military used primarily for anti-submarine warfare. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... The Westland Lynx is a helicopter designed by Westland and built at Westlands factory in Yeovil, first flying on 21 March 1971 as the Westland WG.13. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_Kingdom. ... For the original Viking use of the name, see Sea-King. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_Kingdom. ... Image File history File links 8955_SeaKing41_MFG5. ... Image File history File links 8955_SeaKing41_MFG5. ... For the original Viking use of the name, see Sea-King. ...

Radio and communication stations

The VLF transmitter DHO38 is a VLF transmitter used by the German Navy near Rhauderfehn, Saterland, Germany. ... This article, image, template or category belongs in one or more categories. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ...

Future Developments

  • A first batch of 4 frigates of the F125 class specialised for persistent stabilisation missions are planned to replace 4 Bremen-Class (8 guided-missile frigates) ships. Each F125 will have two crews. They will enter service from 2014-2017.
  • 6 surface combat ships are planned under the name "MÜKE" (Mittlere Überwasserkampfeinheit / Medium Surface Combatant), no further details are available.
  • Some Joint Support Ships (JSS) are planned - no further details are availabe.
  • One more Berlin class replenishment ship will be ordered by the end of 2007
  • 30 MH90 frigate helicopter are planned to replace 22 Sea King helicopter of the Naval Air Wing 5 and some Sea Lynx.

F125 is the project name for the Type 125 class of frigates, currently in development for the German Navy by ARGE F125, a joint-venture of Thyssen-Krupp and Lürssen. ... A1411 Berlin The Type 702 Berlin class replenishment ships are the largest vessels of the Deutsche Marine (German Navy). ... The NHI NH90 is a medium sized, twin-engine, multi-role military helicopter manufactured by NHIndustries, a company established by Agusta, Eurocopter and Stork Fokker Aerospace. ...

Sources

References

  1. ^ "World Military Aircraft Inventory", Aerospace Source Book 2007, Aviation Week & Space Technology, January 15, 2007.

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External links

  • www.marine.de - Offizieller Internetauftritt der Deutschen Marine in German
  • www.marine.de/en - Official Website of German Navy in English
  • Die Flotte 2006 - official fleet listing and presentation in German and English

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