CANBERRA-class landing helicopter dock Weapon Systems // Ships // Amphibious


Country of Origin: Australia

The CANBERRA-class landing helicopter docks are based on the Spanish JUAN CARLOS I design. They are intended to replace the KANIMBLA class. They will serve as an amphibious operations nerve center, providing transport, command-and-control, humanitarian aid and limited air support capabilities. Unlike previous Royal Australian Navy ships, the CANBERRA-class amphibious ships carry the Australian Defense Force tri-service emblem on her funnels rather than the traditional red kangaroo. HULL:...

 

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