LSD-43 USS Fort McHenry

US US Navy




1987 to present    


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Call Sign: NHTD


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1983-jun-10Laid down
1986-feb-1Launched
1987-aug-8Commissioned
1987-aug-9HomeportNaval Base San Diego
1995-sepHomeportJPSasebo Naval Base
2006-aprHomeportLittle Creek naval base
2015-mar-26NEWS Eagle Resolve 2015
2015-jul-20NEWS USS Iwo Jima and 24th MEU Returns After 7 Months
2016-mar-3 Cold Response 2016 To Norway for NATO exercise Cold Response 16. Only US Navy ship participating
2016-mar-04NEWS NOoff Bodø USS Fort McHenry Participates in Cold Response 2016

Specifications    

    from Whidbey Island class
186length (m)
25.60beam (m)




Aircraft    

    Typical Max
Landing platform only. No hangar
US United States Naval Aviation Sikorsky MH-53E Sea Dragon 03
US USMC B-V 107M H-46 Sea Knight 03

The Max option implies only aircraft of this model onboard    

Builder    

US Puget Sound Bridge and Dredging Company, Harbor Island


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