1965    


Landing Ship/Platform Dock Austin class

    Derivatives / Succeeded by
US San Antonio class 2006


Specifications Login to Edit

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

Aircraft Login to Edit

    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
IN Indian Navy Sikorsky s-61 H-3 06

The Max option implies only aircraft of this model onboard    

Shipyards Login to Edit

   
US New York Naval Shipyard - 1
US Puget Sound Bridge and Dredging Company - Harbor Island6


Ships on Database - all derivatives Login to Edit

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USUS NavyLPD-4USS AustinNEDO - 419652006
USUS NavyLPD-9USS Denver19682014
USUS NavyLPD-11USS CoronadoNEXU19702006
USUS NavyLPD-12USS Shreveport19702007
USUS NavyLPD-13USS Nashville19702009
USUS NavyLPD-14USS TrentonNEDG19712007
IN Indian Navy L41 INS Jalashwa 2007--
USUS NavyLPD-15USS Ponce19712012
AFSB(I)-15 USS Ponce 2012--
USUS NavyLPD-17San Antonio class USS San Antonio2006--
USUS NavyLPD-18San Antonio class USS New Orleans2007--
USUS NavyLPD-19San Antonio class USS Mesa VerdeNMVD - 192007--
USUS NavyLPD-20San Antonio class USS Green BayNGRB2009--
USUS NavyLPD-21San Antonio class USS New York2009--
USUS NavyLPD-22San Antonio class USS San Diego2010--
USUS NavyLPD-23San Antonio class USS Anchorage2013--
USUS NavyLPD-24San Antonio class USS ArlingtonNARL - 242013--
USUS NavyLPD-25San Antonio class USS Somerset2014--

16 units


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1963-feb-4Laid downUS LPD-4 USS Austin
1964-may-15OrderedUS LPD-12 USS Shreveport
1964-jun-26LaunchedUS LPD-4 USS Austin
1964-jul-7Laid downUS LPD-9 USS Denver
1965-jan-23LaunchedUS LPD-9 USS Denver
1965-feb-6CommissionedUS LPD-4 USS Austin
1965-mayLaid downUS LPD-11 USS Coronado
1965-may-17OrderedUS LPD-15 USS Ponce
1965-may-17OrderedUS LPD-14 USS Trenton
1965-dec-27Laid downUS LPD-12 USS Shreveport
1966-mar-14Laid downUS LPD-13 USS Nashville
1966-jul-30LaunchedUS LPD-11 USS Coronado
1966-aug-8Laid downUS LPD-14 USS Trenton
1966-oct-22LaunchedUS LPD-12 USS Shreveport
1966-oct-31Laid downUS LPD-15 USS Ponce
1967-oct-7LaunchedUS LPD-13 USS Nashville
1968-aug-3LaunchedUS LPD-14 USS Trenton
1968-oct-26CommissionedUS LPD-9 USS Denver
1970-feb-14CommissionedUS LPD-13 USS Nashville
1970-may-20LaunchedUS LPD-15 USS Ponce
1970-jul-23CommissionedUS LPD-11 USS Coronado
1970-dec-10CommissionedUS LPD-12 USS Shreveport
1971-mar-6CommissionedUS LPD-14 USS Trenton
1971-jul-10CommissionedUS LPD-15 USS Ponce
1976AircraftUS LPD-4 USS Austin Royal Navy Wessex XT461
1980US LPD-11 USS Coronado Redesignated AGF-11
1984-marDeploymentUS LPD-4 USS Austin North Atlantic deployment including a RAS with RFA Grey Rover
1991-jan-5DeploymentUS LPD-14 USS Trenton Operation Eastern Exit while deployed on Operation Desert Shield in the Arabian Sea, was ordered to Mogadishu to assist in evacuation of Diplomatic staff. Launched 2 CH-53E of HMH-461, after cross-decking to USS Guam, with a 60 man evacuation protection team, while over 400nm out.
1991-augHomeportUS LPD-11 USS Coronado moved to San Diego, CA
2006-sep-27DecommissionedUS LPD-4 USS Austin
2006-sep-30DecommissionedUS LPD-11 USS Coronado
2007-jan-17DecommissionedUS LPD-14 USS Trenton
2007-jan-17StruckUS LPD-14 USS Trenton
2007-jan-17Fate: transferedUS LPD-14 USS Trenton to Indian Navy
2007-jun-22CommissionedIN L41 INS Jalashwa
2007-sep-26DecommissionedUS LPD-12 USS Shreveport
2009-may-22Fate: scrappedUS LPD-4 USS Austin to Brownsville, Texas
2009-sep-30DecommissionedUS LPD-13 USS Nashville
2012DecommissionedUS LPD-15 USS Ponce reclassified as AFSB(I)-15
2012-mayCommissionedUS AFSB(I)-15 USS Ponce Afloat Forward Staging Base
2012-sep-12Fate: sunkUS LPD-11 USS Coronado off Marianas
2013-dec-15US AFSB(I)-15 USS Ponce Apaches Texas National Guard training on board
2014HomeportUS LPD-9 USS Denver Sasebo, Japan
2014-aug-14DecommissionedUS LPD-9 USS Denver


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