GENERAL KAZIMIREZ PULASKI (272) class Weapon Systems // Ships // Frigates/Corvettes


Country of Origin: Poland

These former OLIVER HAZARD PERRY-class guided-missile frigates were transferred from the U.S. to the Polish navy in the 2000s. Ships in this class in the United States were originally conceived as low-cost convoy escorts. Because of the soundness of the design, the U.S. Navy was able to greatly expand the capabilities of these ships, permitting them to cope with modern combat conditions. This also greatly increased the ships' displacement, to the detriment of stability. HULL: The FFG-7...

 

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