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  • CG-26 USS Belknap

    US US Navy




    1964 to 1995    



    CG-26 USS Belknap

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    Shipyard: Bath Iron Works


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    History of US CG-26 USS Belknap

    1962-feb-5Laid downas DLG-26
    1963-jul-20Launched
    1964-nov-7Commissioned
    1975-jun-30reclassified as CG-26
    1975-nov-22Severely damaged in a collision with aircraft carrier USS John F. Kennedy off the coast of Sicily, Italy. The following fire melted, burned and gutted to the deck level her aluminum superstructure
    1976-jan-30Refitreconstruction at Philadelphia Navy Yard up to 10may80
    1995-feb-15Decommissioned
    1995-dec-15Struck
    1998-sep-24Fate: sunkas a target

    Specifications

       

        from Belknap class
    477crew
    7900full load (tn)
    167length (m)
    17beam (m)
    8.80draught (m)
    32max speed (knots)
    4Naval Engine boilers
    2Naval Engine steam turbines
    1Missile Launcher Mk 10 Terrier
    1Naval Gun Mark 42 5/54 inch (127mm)

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    Builder

       

    US Bath Iron Works,



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