HMS Daring D32 was the first of the Navy's six £1bn Type 45 destroyers. In early 2012 she was the first of class to deploy with a seven-month stint in the Gulf, protecting shipping, working with regional partners, spending 139 days at sea, visiting 12 different countries and travelling more than 34,643 nautical miles.
Sister Ships. D33 Dauntless, D34 Diamond, D35 Dragon, D36 Defender, D37 Duncan
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