US Independence class

Littoral combat ship


Littoral combat ship Independence class

Specifications Login to Edit

2176light (tn)
2784full load (tn)
127.40length (m)
31.60beam (m)
3.90draught (m)
4300range (nm)
47max speed (knots)
2Naval Engine gas turbine - General Electric LM2500
2Naval Engine propulsion system: CODAG
1Naval Gun single 57 mm
4Chaff and decoys Mark 36 SRBOC
1Naval Radar surface and low level air search radar Sea Giraffe

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US United States Naval Aviation Sikorsky s-70 H-60 02
US USMC Sikorsky s-80 H-53E 01
US United States Naval Aviation N-G MQ-8A/B Fire Scout 02

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Shipyards Login to Edit

US Austal USA - 12

Ships on Database Login to Edit

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USUS NavyLCS-6USS Jackson----
USUS NavyLCS-8USS Montgomery----
USUS NavyLCS-10USS Gabrielle Giffords----
USUS NavyLCS-12USS Omaha----
USUS NavyLCS-14USS Manchester----
USUS NavyLCS-16USS Tulsa----
USUS NavyLCS-18USS Charleston----
USUS NavyLCS-20USS Cincinnati----
USUS NavyLCS-22USS Kansas City----
USUS NavyLCS-24USS Oakland----
USUS NavyLCS-2USS Independence2010--
USUS NavyLCS-4USS Coronado2014--

12 units

Events Login to Edit

2005-oct-14OrderedUS LCS-2 USS Independence from General Dynamics
2006-jan-19Laid downUS LCS-2 USS Independence
2008-apr-26LaunchedUS LCS-2 USS Independence
2009-dec-17Laid downUS LCS-4 USS Coronado
2010-jan-16CommissionedUS LCS-2 USS Independence at Mobile, Alabama.
2010-dec-29OrderedUS LCS-6 USS Jackson from General Dynamics
2010-dec-29OrderedUS LCS-18 USS Charleston from General Dynamics
2010-dec-29OrderedUS LCS-20 USS Cincinnati from General Dynamics
2010-dec-29OrderedUS LCS-22 USS Kansas City
2010-dec-29OrderedUS LCS-24 USS Oakland
2011-mar-17OrderedUS LCS-8 USS Montgomery from General Dynamics
2012-jan-14LaunchedUS LCS-4 USS Coronado
2012-mar-16OrderedUS LCS-10 USS Gabrielle Giffords from General Dynamics
2012-mar-16OrderedUS LCS-12 USS Omaha from General Dynamics
2012-oct-18Laid downUS LCS-6 USS Jackson
2013-mar-4OrderedUS LCS-14 USS Manchester from General Dynamics
2013-mar-4OrderedUS LCS-16 USS Tulsa from General Dynamics
2013-jun-25Laid downUS LCS-8 USS Montgomery
2013-dec-14LaunchedUS LCS-6 USS Jackson at Mobile, Alabama
2014HomeportUS LCS-2 USS Independence San Diego
2014-apr-16Laid downUS LCS-10 USS Gabrielle Giffords
2014-may-4CommissionedUS LCS-4 USS Coronado
2014-aug-6LaunchedUS LCS-8 USS Montgomery
2015-jun-13LaunchedUS LCS-10 USS Gabrielle Giffords

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