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Halifax Class Frigates

Crew

225

Displacement

4,750t

Overall Length

134.1m

Beam

16.4m

Hull Draught

4.9m

Navigational Draft

6.9m

Speed

>30kt

Range at Economical Speed

Over 4,500nm

Ice Capability

Brash ice

Combat Data System

SHINPADS combat management systems

Helicopter

1 x CH 124A Sea King

Surface-to-Air Missiles

16 x Sea Sparrow

Surface-to-Surface Missiles

8 x Harpoon

Guns

Bofors 57mm mk2 GWS, 20 mm Phalanx CIWS and 50 Cal Machine Guns

Close-in Weapon System

Phalanx

Torpedoes

Mk 46 Torpedoes

Combat Data System

SHINPADS combat management systems

Helicopter

1 x CH 124A Sea King

Electronic Support Measures

CANEWS

Electronic Countermeasures

Ramses SLQ-503

Chaff and IR Flare Decoy

Shield decoy launcher

Torpedo Decoy

AN/SLQ-25 Nixie towed decoy

Sonar

GD-C CANTASS Canadian Towed Array; GD-C AN/SQS-510 Hull Mounted Sonar; GD-C AN/UYS-503 Sonobuoy Processing System

Air Search

Raytheon SPS-49(V)5 long range radar, Saab SPS 505 Sea Giraffe 150 HC/CPF medium range radar

Fire Control

Thales Nederland STIR

Navigation

Kelvin Hughes Type 1007

IFF

Hazeltine Mk 12

Sonar Systems

GD-C CANTASS Canadian towed array

GD-C AN/SQS-510 hull-mounted sonar

GD-C AN/UYS-503 sonobuoy processing system

Configuration

Combined Diesel or Gas (CODOG)

Cruise Diesel Engine

1 x Pielstick Model PA6, 20-cylinder

Gas Turbines

2 x GE LM 2500

Gearbox

Royal de Schelde cross-connect gearbox

Propellers

2 x Escher Wyss controllable pitch propellers

Control System

CAE Electronics Integrated Machinery Control System

Diesel Generators

4 x 850kW AEG Telefunken
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