AF-59 USS Vega

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1955 to 1977    


AF-59 USS Vega

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Flight Deck: 59
Call Sign: NQSJ


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History of US AF-59 USS Vega

1954-jun-7Laid down
1955-apr-28Launched
1955-nov-10Commissioned
1970DeploymentWestPac, with USS Hancock (CVA-19) UH-2C 150156
1977-apr-29Decommissioned
1977-apr-29Struck

Specifications

   

    from Rigel class
350crew
7950light (tn)
15540full load (tn)
153length (m)
22beam (m)
8.80draught (m)
21max speed (knots)
16000power (shp)

Aircraft

   

    Typical Max
Landing platform only. No hangar
US United States Naval Aviation Kaman Seasprite 01

The Max option implies only aircraft of this model onboard    

Builder

   

US Ingalls Shipbuilding,



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