HOBART (39) class air warfare destroyer Weapon Systems // Ships // Destroyers


Country of Origin: Australia

The HOBART-class air warfare destroyers (AWD) are designed to provide Australia with a significant air defense capability. The ships can also conduct surface and anti-submarine warfare tasks, as well as law enforcement, disaster response and rescue operations. HULL: The HOBART class is based on the Spanish F-100 design. Modifications include a heavier displacement and hangar changes to accommodate a range of helicopters. More efficient and powerful diesel engines coupled to improved...

 

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