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  • DDG-9 USS Towers

    US US Navy




    1961 to 1990    



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    Shipyard: Todd Pacific Shipyards, Seattle


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    History of US DDG-9 USS Towers

    1957-mar-28Ordered
    1958-apr-1Laid down
    1959-apr-23Launched
    1961-jun-6Commissioned
    1990-oct-1Decommissioned
    1992-may-27Struck
    2002-oct-9Fate: sunksunk as target

    Specifications

       

        from Charles F. Adams class
    330crew
    3190light (tn)
    4500full load (tn)
    133length (m)
    14beam (m)
    4.60draught (m)
    4500range (nm)
    33max speed (knots)
    70000power (shp)
    4Naval Engine boilers
    2Naval Engine steam turbines
    1Missile Launcher Mk 11 Tartar
    2Naval Gun Mark 42 5/54 inch (127mm)
    2Torpedo Launchers Mk 32 triple-tube 324mm
    1Naval Radar air search radar AN/SPS-37
    1Naval Radar surface search radar AN/SPS-10
    1Sonar hull mounted sonar AN/SQS-23

    Aircraft

       

        Typical Max
    No Landing platform




    Builder

       

    US Todd Pacific Shipyards, Seattle,



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