HMCS CALGARY (2nd) (335)
The History of the CALGARY (2nd)
HMCS Calgary (FFH 335) is a Halifax-class frigate that has served in the Canadian Forces since 1995.
Calgary is the sixth vessel in her class which is the name for the Canadian Patrol Frigate Project. She is the second vessel to carry the designation HMCS Calgary.
Calgary was laid down on 15 June 1991 at MIL Davie Shipbuilding, Lauzon and launched on 28 August 1992. She was officially commissioned into the CF on 12 May 1995 and carries the hull classification symbol 335.
She is assigned to Maritime Forces Pacific (MARPAC) and is homeported at CFB Esquimalt.
CALGARY (2nd) Statistical Data
- Pendant: 335
- Type: Canadian Patrol Frigate
- Class: Halifax
- Displacement: 5, 235 tonnes
- Length: 135.5 m / 444.5 ft
- Width: 16.4 m / 54 ft
- Draught: 6.15 m / 20 ft
- Speed: 29+ kts
180 + 45 Transients Officers and Crew
- Arms: 8 Harpoon, 16 VL Sea Sparrow, 1 - 57 mm Bofors Mk. 2 DP, 1 - 20mm Phalanx CIWS, 4 - Mk. 32 12.75" TT, 6 - 12.7 mm M.G, 1 Helicopter.
- Builder: Marine Industries Ltd., Sorel Quebec
- Keel Laid: 15-Jun-91
- Date Launched: 28-Aug-92
- Date Commissioned: 12-May-95
- Paid off:
Keywords: HMCS CALGARY (2nd), Royal Canadian Navy Ship, Canadian Patrol Frigate, Halifax Class