New and Old FGS Karlsruhe Meet in Kiel

The forecastle of the future corvette “Karlsruhe” passed the former frigate “Karlsruhe” on August 18 at the Kiel Naval Arsenal. The destination of the “half” corvette is almost 95 nautical miles to the south, in the former Blohm & Voss shipyard in Hamburg, which today belongs to the Lürssen Group. The front part of the future “Karlsruhe” began its journey…

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Keel Laid for Corvette Karlsruhe

October 6, 2020 (Google Translation) – On Tuesday, October 6th, 2020, the keel-laying of the eighth corvette will take place in a festive ceremony at the Wolgast Peene Shipyard. The corvette will be named “Karlsruhe”. Due to the corona pandemic regulations, the solemn act takes place in the smallest group of participants. In September 2017, the construction of five more…

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