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DRAGON Warship Arrives In Portsmouth
The Royal Navy's latest hi-tech warship has arrived in Portsmouth.
DRAGON, the fourth Type 45 anti-air warfare destroyer built by BAE Systems for the Royal Navy, has arrived in Portsmouth Naval Base, where she will be handed over to the Ministry of Defence (MOD) at a ceremony on the 31st August.
Members of the ship's company will raise the white ensign for the first time onboard DRAGON, as the Head of Destroyers, Commodore Stephen Braham, formally accepts the destroyer on behalf of the MOD in Portsmouth. She joins her sister ships HMS DARING, HMS DAUNTLESS and HMS DIAMOND.
Paul Rafferty, Type 45 Programme Director at BAE Systems' Surface Ships business, said: "DRAGON is the most advanced Type 45 destroyer delivered to date. Working in partnership with the MOD and the Royal Navy, we have incorporated lessons learned from the earlier build and in-service support of her sister ships.
"She is the first of the batch two destroyers, which include upgrades to systems onboard in line with technological developments, as we continue to deliver cutting-edge naval equipment to the Royal Navy."
Head of Destroyers Commodore Stephen Braham, said: "Today's event is an exceptionally significant milestone and today's acceptance off contract is representative of the remarkable progress made to date on the Type 45 Programme.
"Combining an all-electric power and propulsion systems and a world class weapons system, the capabilities of HMS DRAGON, like those of her in-service sister ships HMS DARING, HMS DAUNTLESS, and HMS DIAMOND, represent a step-change for air defence in the UK, and will ensure that the Royal Navy remains one of the most powerful maritime forces in the world.
"I would like to welcome HMS DRAGON to Portsmouth - good luck to her and her crew."
First steel was cut on DRAGON in December 2005 and she was launched at the company's Govan yard in November 2008. After undergoing an extensive sea trials programme, DRAGON left the Clyde with a combined BAE Systems and Royal Navy crew for the final time on Saturday 27 August, arriving alongside at her new home port of Portsmouth at 09.15, 31st August.
As Class Output Manager for the fleet, BAE Systems also provides in-service support to the Type 45 destroyers, with the company's engineers coordinating all aspects of repair, maintenance and support to improve ship availability and reduce through life support costs.
The Type 45s will provide the backbone of the UK's naval air defences for the next 30 years and beyond. The destroyers will be capable of carrying out a wide range of operations, including anti-piracy and anti-smuggling activities, disaster relief work and surveillance operations as well as high intensity war fighting.
Each destroyer will be able to engage a large number of targets simultaneously, and defend aircraft carriers or groups of ships, such as an amphibious landing force, against the strongest future threats from the air. The vessels will contribute a specialist air warfare capability to worldwide maritime and joint operations.
For further information, please contact:
Kristina Crowe, BAE Systems
Tel: +44 (0) 239 289 6232 Mob: +44 (0)7540628673
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