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HMS Cornwall (F99)

Frigate Warship

HMS Cornwall (F99)

Frigate Warship

OVERVIEW
SPECIFICATIONS
SHIPS-IN-CLASS
ARMAMENT
HISTORY
MEDIA
OVERVIEW



HMS Cornwall F99 led a relatively short service in the Royal Navy, commissioned in 1988 and decommissioned in 2011.
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ORIGIN: United Kingdom
YEAR: 1988
SHIP CLASS: Type 3
SHIPS-IN-CLASS (14): HMS Broadsword (); HMS Battleaxe (); HMS Brilliant (); HMS Brazen (); HMS Boxer (); HMS Beaver (); HMS Brave (); HMS London (); HMS Sheffield (); HMS Coventry (); HMS Cornwall (); HMS Cumberland (); HMS Campbelltown (); HMS Chatham ()
OPERATORS: United Kingdom
SPECIFICATIONS



Unless otherwise noted the presented statistics below pertain to the base HMS Cornwall (F99) design. Common measurements, and their respective conversions, are shown when possible.
CREW: 250
LENGTH: 486.8 feet (148.38 meters)
BEAM: 48.5 feet (14.78 meters)
DRAUGHT: 21 feet (6.40 meters)
DISPLACEMENT (SURFACE): 5,300 tons
PROPULSION: 2 x Rolls-Royce Spey gas turbines with 2 x Rolls-Royce Tyne gas turbines in COCAG arrangement driving 2 x shafts.
SPEED (SURFACE): 30 knots (35 miles-per-hour)
ARMAMENT



2 x Sea Wolf anti-aircraft missile launchers (72 reloads)
2 x Harpoon anti-ship quad-missile launchers (8 reloads)
1 x 4.5" (114mm) Mk 8 deck gun
2 x 20mm GAM-BO1 guns
1 x 30mm "Goalkeeper" Close-In Weapon System (CIWS)
2 x Triple torpedo tube launchers (36 torpedoes)
AIR WING



Up to two medium-lift navy helicopters (typically one).




MEDIA