LSD-47 USS Rushmore

US US Navy




1991 to present    


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Call Sign: NDXW


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History of US LSD-47 USS Rushmore

1987-nov-9Laid down
1989-may-6Launched
1991-jun-1Commissioned
1991-jun-2HomeportNaval Base San Diego
2018-dec-21Port VisitLKPort of Colombo 7th Fleet visited Colombo, with 13th MEU embarked. (Part of the Essex Amphibious Ready Group).

Specifications

   

    from Whidbey Island class
415crew
402troops
15725full load (tn)
186length (m)
25.60beam (m)
6.30draught (m)
8000range (nm)
22max speed (knots)
33000power (shp)
4Naval Engine diesel
2Naval Gun Mark 38 25 mm
2Close-In Weapon System CIWS Phalanx 20 mm
4Chaff and decoys Mark 36 SRBOC
1Naval Radar air search radar AN/SPS-49
1Naval Radar surface search radar AN/SPS-67
1Naval Radar surface search and navigation radar AN/SPS-64

Aircraft

   

    Typical Max
Landing platform only. No hangar
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The Max option implies only aircraft of this model onboard    

Builder

   

US Avondale Shipyard,



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