SIRIUS (266) class Weapon Systems // Ships // Auxiliary


Country of Origin: Australia

HMAS SIRIUS was built as a double-hulled commercial product tanker named M/T DELOS before it was purchased by the Australian government on June 3, 2004, under Project SEA 1654 as a replacement for HMAS WESTRALIA. It was modified for underway liquid replenishment tasks and fitted with a helicopter flight deck aft under a March 2005 contract with Tenix. SIRIUS was delivered to the navy in August of 2006. HULL:The ship can carry more than 1,229,000 cubic feet (34,806 cubic meters)...

 

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