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||Almirante Juan de Borbón
||Infante Juan de Borbón, Count of Barcelona
||600 million €
||28 February 2002
||3 December 2003
||Pennant number: F-102
||in active service, as of 2013
|Class & type:
||Álvaro de Bazán-class frigate
||5,800 tonnes (5,700 long tons; 6,400 short tons)
||146.7 m (481 ft)
||18.6 m (61 ft)
||4.75 m (15.6 ft)
||28.5 knots (52.8 km/h)
||4,500 nautical miles (8,300 km)
Almirante Juan de Borbón (F-102) is the second ship of the new F-100 class of air defence frigates entering service with the Spanish Navy in 2003. It is named after Infante Juan de Borbón, Count of Barcelona, father of the current King, Juan Carlos I.
- September 8, 2006 - Departs from Rota to escort the Spanish troops en route to Lebanon
- November 12, 2006 - Arrives to Rota, returning from Lebanon without incident.
- February 2007 - Participates in GALIBER 07 Exercises
- March 2007- returns to port
- May 2007- sails for trials in Cartagena
- June 2007- sails to Norway (Stavanger) and Greece (Chania and Heraklion) returning to base by the end of the month
- January 2008- sails to Cádiz and is forced back by malfunction, expending some time repairing.
- April 2008- Sails to Brest (France) to perform combat qualification with the French Navy
- June 2008 sails a hacer la estana y regresa en diciembre de ese mismo año
- January 2010 sails to Portugal and Cádiz
Side view of the frigate.
- May–June 2010 sails to perform combat qualifications
- January 12, 2011 – Arrived at Naval Station Norfolk, Virginia, prior to the warship's participation with Carrier Strike Group Two during its Composite Unit Training Exercise (COMPTUEX) and Joint Task Force Exercise (JTFEX) underway period.
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