HMS Dragon (2011) DG  (14th)

This the fourteenth ship to carry the name HMS Dragon is a Type 45, Daring Class (2009), air defence, destroyer.

Major sections are built by BAE and Vosper-Thorneycroft, then brought together and assembled at BAE Systems shipyard at Govan, Glasgow.

Launched 17-Nov-2008.

Initial sea trials began 05-Nov-2010 and were completed 09-Jan-11. Final fitting out trials lasted until 30-Aug-2011.

Handed over to the Royal Navy at Portsmouth 31-Aug-2011 and commissioned 23-Jan-2012.

Is currently completing Operational Sea Training and expected to deploy early in 2013.



Other HMS Dragon
- 1st  HMS Dragon
- 2nd HMS Dragon
- 3rd HMS Dragon
- 4th HMS Dragon
- 5th HMS Dragon
- 6th HMS Dragon
- 7th HMS Dragon
- 8th HMS Dragon
- 9th HMS Dragon
- 10th HMS Dragon
- 11th HMS Dragon
- 12th HMS Dragon
- 13th HMS Dragon
- 14th HMS Dragon

- Type 45 Daring Class (2008)
- Specifications
- Ships
- Plans/Schematics
- Pictures
- Full Battle Honours

Outside Links
- Official Website
- Associated Sites
- Related Sites

This page last edited - 19 March, 2013.

Copyright Ian M King, except where otherwise indicated.