Sachsen Class (F124)

The frigates were built by a consortium of three companies – Blohm and Voss (as the leading yard), Howaldtwerke-Deutsche Werft and Thyssen Nordseewerke.



  • Artist's impression of Sachsen Class (F124) air defence frigate.
  • Harpoon missle leaving its launcher
  • A model of the Sachsen Class (F124) frigate.
  • Topside arrangement schematic of the Sachsen Class (F124) frigates
  • Propulsion flow diagram of the Sachsen Class frigates
  • Plan view of the boxgirders and double-skin bulkheads.
  • Sachsen Class (F124) air defence frigate serving with the German Army
  • Rear view of the FGS Sachsen (F219) frigate
  • Sachsen frigate air defence frigate travelling through open water
  • Side view of a Sachsen frigate in open water