Yard Number 1061, was named DARING when launched on Wednesday, 01/02/2006 by BAE Systems Scotstoun , for Royal Navy.
Her main engines were built by Rolls Royce / Alsthom , she was powered by Rolls Royce WR21 Gas Turbines, Alsthom electric motors 27.5 knots (18 knots cruising)
She is still active as of 2015
Ship Type: Type 45 Destroyer
Ship's Role: Anti aircraft destroyer
Tonnage: 7350 tons
Length: 150 metres
Breadth: 20 metres
Additional Information: Built with sections from Govan and bow / mast from Vosper Thornycroft in Southampton.
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