HMS Active build updates

Keel Laying Ceremony Programme courtesy of Mark Davis

Steel Laying Programme courtesy of Mark Davis

31st August 2023

New Frigate takes shape at Rosyth

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Photo of HMS Active next to Venturer.


Bofors 57mm Mk3

Here is the latest information on the 57mm planned for the T31s

24th January 2023

Babcock has cut the steel for HMS Active the second of five Type 31s, with HMS Venturer already in construction.

The 2nd Sea Lord was accomanied by five falklands veterans who served on HMS Active.

Vimeo Video presentation by Babcock on the cutting of the steel, plus interviews with Ex-Active members here