How crews tap into a new ship

July 4, 2019 (Google Translation) – The class F125 is a completely new type of ship for the German Navy. Every maritime maneuver or military procedure with the frigates is always a first time. The crews of the ships of the new Baden-Württemberg class are currently gaining experience for each other. For almost every action aboard the new warships is being done for the first time. The crew Bravo of the 4th frigate squadron delivered three examples on the “North Rhine-Westphalia” in the spring. The “NRW” is the second class…

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Third 125 class frigate, Sachsen-Anhalt, Begins Sea Trials

The third 125 class frigate, the “Sachsen-Anhalt”, has taken to the sea for the first time. On February 22, 2018 the ship left the shipyard in Hamburg for scheduled in-port trials. The ship’s technical systems and equipment, including its propulsion system, maneuvering behavior and technical operations, will be tested over a period of around two weeks. The trials will take the ship from Hamburg via the river Elbe to the North Sea before returning to Hamburg after completing the test program. In addition to technical specialists from the German defense…

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