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Asahi-class Destroyer

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The Asahi-class destroyer is a class of general purpose destroyer currently under construction for the JMSDF.

Specifications[edit]

  • Type: Destroyer
  • Service Period: 2018-
  • Characteristics:
    • Length: 495 feet 5 inches (151 meters)
    • Beam: 60 feet 1 inch (18.31 meters)
    • Draft: 17 feet 9 inches (5.41 meters)
    • Depth: 35 feet 9 inches (10.9 meters)
    • Displacement: 5,100 tons
  • Crew: 230
  • Propulsion: 2 x GE/IHI LM2500IEC gas turbines, 2 x shafts, 62,500 shp
  • Range:
  • Speed: 30 knots (55.56 km/h)
  • Sensor Suite:
    • OPS-50A Air Search Radar
    • OPY-1 Radar
    • FCS-3 Fire Control System
    • OQQ-24 Bow Sonar
    • OQR-4 Towed Array Sonar
  • Countermeasures:
  • Armament:
    • 1 x 5"/62-caliber Mk.45 Mod 4 lightweight naval gun
    • 1 x 32-cell Mk.41 VLS (fires RUM-139 VL-ASROC and RIM-162 ESSM)
    • 2 x Type 90 SSM Launchers (fires (SSM-1B Anti-Ship Missiles)
    • 2 x 20mm Phalanx CIWS
    • 2 x 12.75" HOS-303 triple torpedo tubes (fires Type 68 Mod 3 torpedoes)
  • Aircraft Carried: 1 x Mitsubishi SH-60K Seahawk

Unit Run[edit]

  • JS Asahi (DD-119)
  • JS 'Shiranui (DD-120)
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