EAN:  9789086164028
Publicatiedatum:   25-10-2021
Uitvoering:  Paperback / softback
Taal:  Engels
Bladzijden:  72

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Both Tromp-class frigates entered service in 1975/76. Their primary task was area air defence. They acted as flagships for the COMNLTG (Commander Netherlands Task Group). Because of their large radome (wich housed a 3D radar antenna) the ships had the nickname “Kojak” after the bald-headed actor in the famous action crime tv-series.

Both Tromp-class frigates entered service in 1975/76. Their primary task was area air defence. They acted as flagships for the COMNLTG (Commander Netherlands Task Group). Because of their large radome (wich housed a 3D radar antenna) the ships had the nickname “Kojak” after the bald-headed actor in the famous action crime tv-series.

Jantinus Mulder (1963) is founder of the publishing house Lanasta. With an educational background in the graphic industries and business, he is also a life-long modelmaker who builds shipmodels for customers. He has contributed articles in magazines and wrote some books. - Henk Visser (1943) is former Communication Yeoman who joined the navy in 1962. Retiring as Warrant Officer in 1993. He was employed as volunteer staff in the Navy Museum and published articles and some books. He lives in Den Helder and is consultant for various maritime publications.

The Tromp class guided missile frigates were the first highly automated all gas turbine propelled vessels in the RNlN and were considered as one of the most advanced designs of the mid-seventees aera. The prominent radome accommodates a for that time state-of-the-art Signaal multi-target 3D radar for long range surveillance and tracking of air targets. The Tromp Class AAW Command Frigates were built to serve as flagships for the RNLN's ASW squadron. Tromp, along with the British Type 42, were among the first guided missle ships built for the singular purpose of AAW.

    EAN: 9789086164028
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    Uitgever: Lanasta
    Publicatiedatum:   25-10-2021
    Uitvoering: Paperback / softback
    Taal: Engels
    Hoogte: 220 mm
    Breedte: 271 mm
    Dikte: 8 mm
    Gewicht: 361 gr
    Voorraad: Leverbaar bij Centraal Boekhuis
    Bladzijden: 72
    Reeks:   Warship
    Trefwoorden:   frigate;koninklijke marine;nato;naval;navy