|HNLMS Evertsen (1966)|
HNLMS Evertsen (F815).jpg|
|Name:||Abdul Halim Perdanakusuma|
|Type:||Van Speijk class|
|Displacement:||2,200 tons standard, 2,850 tons full load|
|Length:||113.4 m (372 ft)|
|Beam:||12.5 m (41 ft)|
|Draught:||5.8 m (19 ft)|
|Range:||4,500 nmi (8,300 km; 5,200 mi) at 12 kn (22 km/h; 14 mph)|
|Sensors and |
|Aircraft carried:||one NBO-105C|
HNLMS Evertsen (F803) (Dutch language: Hr.Ms. Evertsen ) was a frigate of the Van Speijk class. The ship was in service with the Royal Netherlands Navy from 1967 to 1989. The frigate was named after Dutch naval hero Johan Evertsen. The ship's radio call sign was "PAVG". She was sold to the Indonesian Navy where the ship was renamed KRI Abdul Halim Perdanakusuma (355).
Dutch service history[edit | edit source]
HNLMS Evertsen was one of six Van Speijk-class frigates and was built at KM de Schelde in Vlissingen. The keel laying took place on 6 July 1965 and the launching on 8 June 1966. The ship was put into service on 21 December 1967.
The ship received a mid-life modernization in Den Helder, starting on 18 July 1979 and lasting till December 1981.
In 1989 the vessel was decommissioned and sold to the Indonesian Navy.
Indonesian service history[edit | edit source]
The ship was put into service in 1989 where the ship was renamed Abdul Halim Perdanakusuma.
Notes[edit | edit source]
- "helis.com". https://www.helis.com/database/unit/1343-Hr-Ms-Evertsen/. Retrieved 28 September 2019.
- Jordan 2016, p. 184.
Bibliography[edit | edit source]
- Jordan, John (2016) (in English). Warship 2016. London: Conway. ISBN 1844863263.
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