LPD-12 USS Shreveport

US US Navy




1970 to 2007    


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1964-may-15Ordered
1965-dec-27Laid down
1966-oct-22Launched
1970-dec-10Commissioned
2007-sep-26Decommissioned

Specifications    

    from Austin class
420crew
900troops
9750light (tn)
17350full load (tn)
174length (m)
25.60beam (m)
7draught (m)
21max speed (knots)
24000power (shp)

Aircraft    

    Typical Max
Landing platform only. No hangar
US USMC B-V 107M H-46 Sea Knight 06
US USMC Sikorsky s-65 H-53 04

The Max option implies only aircraft of this model onboard    

Builder    

US Puget Sound Bridge and Dredging Company, Harbor Island


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