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  • DDG-81 USS Winston S Churchill

    US US Navy




    2001 to present    



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    MMSI:
    Flight Deck: 81
    Call Sign: NWSC
    Shipyard: Bath Iron Works


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    History of US DDG-81 USS Winston S Churchill

    1999-apr-17Launched
    2001-mar-10Commissioned
    2001-mar-10HomeportNaval Station Norfolk, VA
    2001-aug-24Port VisitUKHMNB Portsmouth IFOS 2001 International Festival of Sea 2001 Present at IFOS Portsmouth
    2002-oct-02NEWS MH-60S Knighthawk First At-Sea Rescue
    2015-mar-22Port Visitarrived in Portsmouth for 5 day visit, escorting USS Theodore Roosevelt
    2020-julDeploymentNS Norfolk departed NS Norfolk for 9 month deployment with US 5th and 6th Fleets., returned 19 Mar 2021.

    Specifications

       

        from Arleigh Burke Flight IIA class
    270crew
    155.30length (m)
    20.40beam (m)
    6.30draught (m)


    Aircraft

       

        Typical Max
    US US Navy Sikorsky S-70 H-60 22


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    Builder

       

    US Bath Iron Works,



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