Almirante Don Juan De Borbon

The ship was commissioned in 2003, Wärtsilä supplied two controllable pitch propellers and the shafting systems.

The Almirante Don Juan De Borbon is the second of five Alvaro de Bazan Class multipurpose frigates (also known as F100 frigates) operated by the Spanish Navy.

To be noted: the Australian Hobart class destroyer, as announced by the Australian government, is based on the F100 frigate. The first vessel is expected to enter service in 2014.

Almirante Don Juan De Borbon, frigate, 2003


    Name Almirante Don Juan De Borbon
    Type Frigates
    Owner Spanish Navy
    Builder Navantia, Ferrol in Spain
    Commissioned 2003
    Displacement 5853 Tonnes (full load)
    Lenght 146 m
    Speed 28 knots
    Crew 200

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