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Type 45 - Air Defence Destroyer

The Type 45 class will be the largest and most powerful air defence destroyers ever operated by the RN and the largest general purpose surface warships. The Type 45 enters service later this decade, providing the fleet with an air defence capability several orders of magnitude greater than provided by the existing Type 42 destroyers {04101053}
The Type 45 class will be the largest and most powerful air defence destroyers ever operated by the RN and the largest general purpose surface warships. The Type 45 enters service later this decade, providing the fleet with an air defence capability several orders of magnitude greater than provided by the existing Type 42 destroyers {04101053}