|Photographer:||John Wilson [View profile]||Title:||HMAS MELBOURNE FFG05||Added:||Oct 25, 2007|
|Captured:||October 28, 2007||IMO:||Unavailable||Hits:||730|
|R.Australian Navy's Adelaide Class guided missile frigate (FFG 05) HMAS MELBOURNE at Brisbane 28/10/07.
Launched 5/5/89 and commissioned 15/2/92.
4,100GRT (fully loaded) 138m x 14m x 7.5m 29 knots
Range: 8,300km at 20 knots
Carries two S-70B Seahawk choppers
Carries Sea Sparrow missiles; Harpoon and SM-1 missiles and Phalanx CIWS and has two x triple 324mm Mk.32 torpedo tubes.