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

Aircraft Login to Edit

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

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Shipyards Login to Edit

Austal USA - 12

Ships on Database Login to Edit

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

12 units

Events Login to Edit

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

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