Multi-Purpose Combat Ship F126






A versatile multi-mission platform, with built-in modules, that can support self-defence and combat missions, and create maritime situation report both above and below water. Main contractor Damen Naval, together with strategic partners Blohm+Voss and Thales, design and build four F126 frigates for the Germany Navy.


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Additional specifications

Speed max
26 kn
Global (incl. Ice Class 1C)
>4.000 nm

Introducing the F126 Frigate Project

Damen Naval is designing the F126 frigates to meet the German Navy’s primary requirement of providing multi-purpose combat capability to national and allied naval forces.

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