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HMS Ambuscade - World Naval Ships Directory

HMS Ambuscade

Name : HMS Ambuscade
Laid Down : 1st September 1971
Launched : 18th January 1973
Completed : 5th September 1975
Type : Frigate
Class : Amazon (Type 21)
Builder : Yarrow
Country : UK
Pennants : F172
Fate : To Pakistan (Tariq) 28th July 1993.
Later became : PNS Tariq

Timeline Entries :


5th September 1975 - Pennant F172
5th September 1975 - Launched
November 1975 - Commenced Sea Trials
May 1976 - Gibraltar
July 1976 - Portland FOST workup
July 1976 - 2 days visit to Jersey
August 1976 - Devonport
September 1976 - Completed Sea Trials
September 1976 - Exercise Northern Wedding
17th March 1977 - Arrived Den Helder
29th March 1977 - Sailed Den Helder
2nd April 1977 - Arrived Kristiansand
4th April 1977 - Sailed Kristiansand
7th April 1977 - Arrived Hamburg
12th April 1977 - Sailed Hamburg
1st May 1977 - Anchored of Unst -Shetlands
7th May 1977 - Arrived Bremen
11th May 1977 - Sailed Bremen
12th May 1977 - Arrived Wilhelmshaven
19th May 1977 - Sailed Wilhelmshaven
22nd May 1977 - Arrived Lista Fjord (at anchor)
23rd May 1977 - Sailed Lista Fjord (at anchor)
25th May 1977 - Arrived Frederickshaven
27th May 1977 - Arrived Oslo
30th May 1977 - Sailed Oslo
9th June 1977 - Sailed Bergen
9th June 1977 - Hardanger Fjord
9th June 1977 - Sailed Narvik
9th June 1977 - Arrived Bergen
9th June 1977 - Arrived Narvik
9th June 1977 - At sea off Lofoten Islands
11th June 1977 - Tromso (at sea)
11th June 1977 - Arrived Rosyth
11th June 1977 - At St. John's
11th June 1977 - Sailed Rosyth
7th July 1977 - Arrived Roosevelt Roads
11th July 1977 - Sailed Roosevelt Roads
20th July 1977 - Arrived Charleston South Carolina
23rd July 1977 - Sailed Charleston South Carolina
25th July 1977 - Arrived Norfolk Virginia
13th August 1977 - Sailed Norfolk Virginia
25th August 1977 - Arrived Bermuda
28th August 1977 - Sailed Bermuda
29th August 1977 - Arrived Halifax
5th September 1977 - Sailed Halifax
26th September 1977 - Arrived Devonport
31st May 1978 - Sailed for Group 7 Deployment to the Western Atlantic and Pacific via the Panama Canal
31st May 1978 - Sailed for Group 7 Deployment to the Western Atlantic and Pacific via the Panama Canal
24th June 1978 - At Bermuda
9th July 1978 - Through Panama Canal
2nd August 1978 - Arrived Long Beach
17th August 1978 - Sailed Long Beach
September 1978 - At Nanaimo Vancouver Island BC
October 1978 - San Fransisco
25th November 1978 - Arrived Nassau
27th November 1978 - Sailed Nassau
29th November 1978 - At South Caicos
25th December 1978 - At Devonport
2nd January 1979 - At Plymouth
2nd January 1979 - At Plymouth
5th March 1979 - Sailed Devonport for Scotland
7th March 1979 - At Liverpool
9th March 1979 - Arrived Faslane Naval Base Clyde
13th March 1979 - Commenced 'Perisher running' in Clyde areas
7th April 1979 - Completed 'Perisher running' in Clyde areas
1st June 1979 - Arrived Malmo
6th June 1979 - Sailed Malmo
7th June 1979 - Arrived Oslo
11th June 1979 - Sailed Oslo
18th June 1979 - Fleet Contingency Ship duties. Escorting Soviet Navy Etc
30th June 1979 - Arrived Douglas , Isle of Man
2nd July 1979 - Sailed Douglas , Isle of Man
3rd July 1979 - Arrived Guernsey
5th July 1979 - Sailed Guernsey
6th July 1979 - Completed Fleet Contingency Ship duties. Escorting Soviet Navy Etc
21st August 1979 - Perisher running' in Clyde areas
1st September 1979 - Completed 'Perisher running' in Clyde areas
6th September 1979 - Arrived Antwerp
10th September 1979 - Sailed Antwerp
27th October 1979 - Arrived Grand Cayman
31st October 1979 - Sailed Grand Cayman
9th November 1979 - Arrived La Guaira Venezuela
13th November 1979 - Sailed La Guaira Venezuela
14th November 1979 - Arrived San Juan Porto Rico
16th November 1979 - Sailed San Juan Porto Rico
17th November 1979 - Arrived Tortola
20th November 1979 - Sailed Tortola
22nd November 1979 - Arrived Nassau
26th November 1979 - Sailed Nassau
7th December 1979 - Arrived Plymouth
January 1980 - Commenced Major refit at Devonport
January 1981 - Completed Major refit at Devonport
September 1981 - Antwerp
12th October 1981 - Arrived Portland
19th October 1981 - Sailed Portland for Armilla Patrol
23rd October 1981 - Arrived Gibraltar
26th October 1981 - Sailed Gibraltar
29th October 1981 - Sailed through Medina Straights
2nd November 1981 - Arrived Corfu
5th November 1981 - Sailed Corfu
7th November 1981 - Port Said / Suez canal
9th November 1981 - Anchored off Aqaba Jordan
25th November 1981 - Sailed Aqaba Jordan
1st December 1981 - Arrived Bahrain. Started Armilla Patrol
19th December 1981 - Completed Armilla Patrol
21st December 1981 - Arrived Mombassa
4th January 1982 - Cdr. Peter Mosse in Command
11th January 1982 - Sailed Mombassa
15th January 1982 - Sailed Past Socotra
27th January 1982 - Arrived Karachi
1st February 1982 - Sailed Karachi
5th February 1982 - Entered Red Sea
7th February 1982 - MV Aris fire/salvage Red Sea
10th February 1982 - Arrived Haifa
15th February 1982 - Sailed Haifa
22nd February 1982 - Arrived Gibraltar
23rd February 1982 - Sailed Gibraltar
26th February 1982 - Arrived Plymouth. Refit
9th April 1982 - Sailed Plymouth. But returned to Plymouth
10th April 1982 - Sailed Plymouth
13th April 1982 - Arrived Gibraltar
19th April 1982 - Sailed Gibraltar
10th August 1984 - Off Gibraltar
28th July 1993 - Sold to Pakistan

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