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Type 23 Frigates

Question for Ministry of Defence

UIN 40726, tabled on 18 August 2021

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, if he will publish details of (a) the Type 23 Frigates in service in the Royal Navy and (b) the current status of those frigates in relation to (i) operational availability, (ii) training and (iii) maintenance.

Answered on

6 September 2021

As of 31 August 2021, of the 12 Type 23 frigates in service in the Royal Navy, eight are operationally available.

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