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  • AOE-4 USS Detroit

    US US Navy




    1970 to 2005    


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    Flight Deck:
    Call Sign: NDWQ
    See Also: LCS Freedom class LCS-7


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    History of US AOE-4 USS Detroit

    1966-nov-29Laid down
    1969-jun-21Launched
    1970-mar-14Commissioned
    1990-aug-24 Operation Desert Shield/Storm 24Aug90 - 21Sep90
    1990-nov-7 Operation Desert Shield/Storm 7Nov90 - 16Dec90
    1991-jan-6 Operation Desert Shield/Storm 6Jan91 - 6Mar91
    2005-feb-17Decommissioned
    2005-octFate: scrappedat Brownsville, Texas

    Specifications

       

        from Sacramento class
    600crew
    19200light (tn)
    53000full load (tn)
    242.30length (m)
    32.60beam (m)
    11.90draught (m)
    26max speed (knots)
    100000power (shp)
    4Naval Engine boilers
    2Naval Engine steam turbines
    1Missile Launcher Mk 29 8-cell Sea Sparrow
    1Naval Gun Mark 38 25 mm
    2Close-In Weapon System CIWS Phalanx 20 mm
    1Chaff and decoys Mark 36 SRBOC
    1Aids TACAN URN-20
    1Naval Radar air search radar AN/SPS-58
    1Naval Radar surface search radar AN/SPS-10

    Aircraft

       

        Typical Max
    US United States Naval Aviation B-V 107M H-46 Sea Knight 13


    The Max option implies only aircraft of this model onboard    

    Builder

       

    US Puget Sound Bridge and Dredging Company, Harbor Island



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