List of ship decommissionings in 2006

The list of ship decommissionings in 2006 includes a chronological list of all ships decommissioned in 2006.

Operator Ship Flag Class and type Fate Other notes
24 January  Royal Navy Grafton Type 23 frigate Sold to Chile
24 February  Royal Navy Grey Rover Rover-class tanker Scrapped in Liverpool 2009/2011
26 February  Royal Australian Navy Wollongong Fremantle-class patrol boat
31 March  Italian Navy Alpino Alpino-class frigate
8 July  Royal Australian Navy Gawler Fremantle-class patrol boat Awaiting disposal
8 July  Royal Australian Navy Geelong Fremantle-class patrol boat Awaiting disposal
11 August  Chilean Navy Capitán Prat County-class destroyer
11 August  Chilean Navy Ministro Zenteno Leander-class frigate
11 August  Royal Australian Navy Fremantle Fremantle-class patrol boat Awaiting disposal
12 September  Royal Navy Sovereign Swiftsure-class submarine Awaiting disposal
16 September  Royal Australian Navy Westralia Leaf-class tanker Sold renamed Shiraz, converted to FPSO vessel
22 September  Chilean Navy Almirante Cochrane County-class destroyer Last County class to be decommissioned

See alsoEdit

Ship events in 2006
Ship launches: 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
Ship commissionings: 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
Ship decommissionings: 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
Shipwrecks: 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011