LHD-5 USS Bataan

US US Navy




1997 to present    


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Flight Deck: 5
Call Sign: NBAT


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1991-dec-20Ordered
1994-jun-22Laid down
1996-mar-15Launched
1997-sep-20Commissioned
2001-octDeploymentArabian Sea Enduring Freedom Launched CH-63Es from HMM-264 carrying US Marines from Task Force 58 in their assault on Rhino.
2005-may-17NEWS USNAS Patuxent River AH-1Z/UH-1Y complete first sea trials
2007-sep-4AircraftFirst CV-22 Osprey trials by USAF 8th SOS
2007-sep-04NEWS 8th SOS CV-22 on USS Bataan

Specifications    

    from Wasp class
1080crew
1900troops
41180full load (tn)
257.20length (m)
33.50beam (m)
9.10draught (m)
22max speed (knots)
70000power (shp)
2Naval Engine steam turbines
3Close-In Weapon System CIWS Phalanx 20 mm

Aircraft    

    Typical Max
US USMC Bell v-22 Osprey 010
US USMC B-V 107M H-46 Sea Knight 1242
US USMC Bell UH-1N 20
US USMC Sikorsky s-80 H-53E 40
US USMC Bell 209 ah-1 cobra 40

The Max option implies only aircraft of this model onboard    

Builder    

US Ingalls Shipbuilding,


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