DD-984 USS Leftwich

US Navy




1979 to 1998    


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Call Sign: NPFD


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1974-jan-15Ordered
1976-nov-12Laid down
1978-apr-8Launched
1979-aug-25Commissioned
1998-mar-27Decommissioned
2003-aug-1Fate: sunk

Specifications    

    from Spruance class
335crew
8000full load (tn)
161length (m)
16.80beam (m)
8.80draught (m)
6000range (nm)
32.50max speed (knots)
4Naval Engine gas turbine - General Electric LM2500
2Naval Engine propulsion system: COGOG
2Missile Launcher Mk 141 quad Harpoon
1Missile Launcher Mk 29 8-cell Sea Sparrow
2Naval Gun Mark 45 5/54 inch (127mm)
1Torpedo Launchers Mk 16 8-cell ASROC
2Torpedo Launchers Mk 32 triple-tube 324mm

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    Typical Max
United States Naval Aviation Sikorsky s-61 H-3 01
United States Naval Aviation Sikorsky s-70 H-60 12
United States Naval Aviation Kaman seasprite 02

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Builder    

Ingalls Shipbuilding,


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