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  • LCS-5 USS Milwaukee

    US US Navy

    2015 to present    


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    MMSI: 369970707
    Flight Deck:
    Call Sign: NMLW
    Shipyard: Marinette Marine
    See Also: AO Wichita class AOR-2


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    History of US LCS-5 USS Milwaukee

    2010-dec-29Orderedfrom Lockheed Martin
    2011-oct-27Laid down
    2013-dec-18LaunchedMarinette Marine at Marinette, MI.
    2015-nov-21Commissionedin Milwaukee
    2017-sep-8Port Visittook up a safer mooring in Port of Jacksonville to shelter from Hurricane Irma, until 12 Sep.
    2018-oct-3Port VisitInner Harbor visited Baltimore for Fleet Week 2018.
    2021-dec-14Deployment assigned to Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron Two Two
    departed NS Mayport for counter-narcotics deployment in the Caribbean Sea, until return on 2 Apr. HSC-22, Det 5 embarked.
    2022-jan-20Port VisitPort of Ponce 5 day visit to Puerto Rico.
    2022-jan-26NEWS USPort of Ponce US Navy MQ-8C Drone Operational Deployment
    2022-feb-16NEWS Caribbean Sea MQ-8C Fire Scout First Deployment



        from Freedom class
    2135light (tn)
    2862full load (tn)
    115length (m)
    13beam (m)
    4draught (m)
    3500range (nm)
    47max speed (knots)
    2Naval Engine gas turbine - Rolls Royce MT30
    2Naval Engine propulsion system: CODAG
    2Naval Engine diesel - FM Colt-Pielstick PA6B STC



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    US Marinette Marine, Menominee River

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