THREE UNITS OF THE IVER HUITFELDT – ENTERED SERVICE IN 2012
The hull design of the IVER HUITFELD-Class is derived from the ABSALON-Class. The 32-cell Mk. 41 vertical missile launcher and 4 Standard Flex container positions amidships makes this platform a highly capable AAW frigate. The armament further includes two 76 mm OTO Melara guns forward and one 35 mm CIWS (Millennium) gun aft.
The IVER HUITFELDT-Class is the parent design for the comming RN Type 31 frigates.
The IVER HUITFELDT Class have conducted several Carrier Battle Group deployments.