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  • FF-1059 USS W. S. Sims

    US US Navy

    1999 - TR Turkish Navy - parts hulk USS W. S. Sims    



    1970 to 1991    



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    Call Sign: NWSS


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    History of US FF-1059 USS W. S. Sims

    1964-jul-22Ordered
    1967-apr-10Laid down
    1969-jan-4Launched
    1970-jan-3Commissioned
    1991-sep-6Decommissioned
    1995-jan-11Struck

    History of TR parts hulk USS W. S. Sims

    1999Commissioned
    1999Decommissioned

    History of US FF-1059 USS W. S. Sims

    1999-dec-21Fate: transferedto Turkey as spare parts

    Specifications

       

        from Knox class
    257crew
    4260full load (tn)
    134length (m)
    14.25beam (m)
    7.54draught (m)
    28max speed (knots)
    35000power (shp)
    2Naval Engine boilers
    1Naval Engine steam turbines
    1Missile Launcher Mk 25 8-cell Sea Sparrow
    1Naval Gun Mark 42 5/54 inch (127mm)
    1Torpedo Launchers Mk 16 8-cell ASROC
    4Torpedo Launchers single tube 324 mm
    1Naval Radar air search radar AN/SPS-40
    1Naval Radar surface search radar AN/SPS-67
    1Sonar hull mounted sonar AN/SQS-26
    1Sonar towed array sonar AN/SQR-18

    Aircraft

       

        Typical Max
    US United States Naval Aviation Kaman Seasprite 11


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    Builder

       

    US Avondale Shipyard,



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