LCC-19 USS Blue Ridge

US US Navy




1970 to present    


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Call Sign: NQHS


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History of US LCC-19 USS Blue Ridge

1964-decOrdered
1967-feb-27Laid down
1969-jan-4Launched
1970-nov-14Commissioned
1986-oct-4Deployment Fleet Review: 75th anniversary of RAN Present at 75th anniversary of the RAN Fleet Review
1990-sep-1Deployment Operation Desert Shield/Storm from Sep90 to Mar91
2000-marAircraftPersian Gulf Southern Watch Persian Gulf for Operation Southern Watch with Sea King 152704
2011-marDeploymentEarthquake/Tsunami Relief Operation Tomodachi - Tohoku Earthquake Relief Contributed to Earthquake and Tsunami relief operations off Japanese east coast.
2013-jul-15DeploymentCoral Sea Talisman Saber 2013 15jul13 embarked HSC-12 H-60 168534
2014-mar-12Port VisitHKVictoria Harbour visit Hong Kong
2015-jul-7Deployment Talisman Sabre 2015 participated in Exercise Talisman Sabre 15.
2019-febAircraftEast China Sea East China Sea with Coast Guard MH-65 6540

Specifications

   

    from Blue Ridge class
1Close-In Weapon System CIWS Phalanx 20 mm





Aircraft

   

    Typical Max
Landing platform only. No hangar
US United States Naval Aviation Sikorsky S-70 H-60 12

The Max option implies only aircraft of this model onboard    

Builder

   

US Philadelphia Naval Shipyard,



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