DDG-57 USS Mitscher

US US Navy




1994 to present    


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Flight Deck:
Call Sign: NMTR
See Also: DD Mitscher class DDG-35


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History of US DDG-57 USS Mitscher

1988-dec-13Ordered
1992-feb-12Laid down
1993-may-7Launched
1994-dec-10Commissioned
2008-oct-4DeploymentUKNorth Western Approaches Exercise Joint Warrior 08-2 participated in bi-annual multi-national exercise off Scottish coast, until 17 Oct
2012-apr-17DeploymentGov Nichols St Wharf NOLA Navy Week visited New Orleans to commemorate War of 1812

Specifications

   

    from Arleigh Burke Flight I class
280crew
6800light (tn)
8800full load (tn)
154length (m)
20beam (m)
9.40draught (m)
4400range (nm)
31max speed (knots)
100000power (shp)
4Naval Engine gas turbine - General Electric LM2500
2Missile Launcher Mk 141 quad Harpoon
2Missile Launcher Mk 41 VLS
2Naval Gun Mark 38 25 mm
1Naval Gun Mark 45 5/54 inch (127mm)
2Close-In Weapon System CIWS Phalanx 20 mm
2Torpedo Launchers Mk 32 triple-tube 324mm
1Chaff and decoys AN/SLQ-25 Nixie
1Chaff and decoys AN/SLQ-32 EW
1Chaff and decoys AN/SLQ-39 chaff buoys
1Chaff and decoys Mark 36 SRBOC
1Aids AN/SQQ-28 LAMPS III
1Naval Radar air search radar AN/SPY-1 AEGIS
1Naval Radar surface search radar AN/SPS-67
1Naval Radar surface search radar AN/SPS-73
1Sonar hull mounted sonar AN/SQS-53
1Sonar towed array sonar AN/SQR-19

Aircraft

   

    Typical Max
Landing platform only. No hangar
US United States Naval Aviation Sikorsky S-70 H-60 01

The Max option implies only aircraft of this model onboard    

Builder

   

US Ingalls Shipbuilding,



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