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Belgium Composante Maritime / Navy Equipment

Modernization

Ships Source Tons Year Inventory
1990 1995 2000 2005 2010 2015 2020 2022 2025 2030
Personnel ,000 9 14.8 8.85 3.65 - - - - - -
Active 4.5 2.8 2.6 2.45 1.6 1.59 -- -- -- --
Reserve 4.5 12 6.25 .12 -- -- -- -- -- --

Surface Warfare

Frigates 4 2* 3** 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
FFG ASWF Damen Omega NL 5,700 2027 - - - - - - - - - 2
Leopold-1 Karel Doorman NL 3,320 1988/07 - - - - 2 2 2 2 2 -
Wielingen .. .. 2,283 1978 4 2* 3** 2 - - - - - -
Patrol, Ready Duty Ships (RDS) ... ... ... 1 1 1 ... ... ... ...
Castor NL 400 2014 - - - - - - 2 2 2 2
Stern .. .. ,000 19xx -- -- -- 1 1 1 -- -- -- --
Patrol Craft, Riverine ... ... 1 1 10 1 ... ... ... ...
KBV-171 .. SE ,000 19xx -- -- 1 1 10 1 -- -- -- --

Mine Warfare

Mine Warfare 27 11* 11 6 6 5 5 5 5 6
Minehunters 8 7 7 6 6 6 5 5 5 6
MCM NEWCON MCM NEWCON BE ?,000 2023 - - - - - - - - 3 6
Aster / Flower-class MHC Tripartite .. ,000 19xx 8 7* 7 6 6 6 5 5 2 -
Minesweepers19 4 4 - - - - - - -
Van Haverbeke US Aggressive NO/USA ,000 19xx 6 4* 4 - - - - - - -
Stavelot US Adjutant BE ,000 19xx 4 - - - - - - - - -
Herstal Ham BE ,000 19xx 9 - - - - - - - - -

Auxiliaries

Training Craft ... 1 1 1 1 1 ... ... ... ...
Sail training .. ,000 19xx -- 1 1 -- -- 1 -- -- -- --
Diving Tender .. ,000 19xx -- -- -- 1 1 -- -- -- -- --
Support Ships 2 2* 2 1 1 1 ... ... ... ...
Godetia minecraft tender .. 2,500 1966 2 2* 2 1 1 1 -- -- -- --
Tugs ... ... ... 5 4 5 ... ... ... ...
.. .. ,000 19xx -- -- -- 5 4 5 -- -- -- --
Research Ships 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
RV Belgica II .. .. ,000 19xx - - - - - - - 1 1 1
RV Belgica .. .. 835 1984 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 - - -

Composante Air

Helicopters 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 4 4 4
NH-90 NFH .. .. 2015 - - - - - - 3 4 4 4
SA-316B Alouette III FR 19xx -- 3 3 3 31 31 -- -- -- --
SA-318 .. FR 19xx 3 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --

Notes

* Excludes 1 Frigate, 2 MSO, 1 MHC and 1 Logistic Support ship in storage

** Excludes 1 Frigate available for sale

1 Part of Belgium Air Component, but under Maritime Component OpCon




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