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  • LPD-25 USS Somerset

    US US Navy




    2014 to present    


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    History of US LPD-25 USS Somerset

    2009-dec-11Laid down
    2012-apr-14Launched
    2014-feb-13NEWS USCG Jayhawks train aboard the USS Somerset
    2014-mar-1Commissioned
    2015-sep-05NEWS USMCAS Camp Pendleton Dawn Blitz 2015 at Camp Pendleton
    2018-nov-24NEWS USS Somerset in Peru for Disaster Response Exercise
    2018-dec-2DeploymentCLValparaíso Fleet Review Attended 200th Anniversary of Chilean Navy Fleet Review

    Specifications

       

        from San Antonio class
    497crew
    699troops
    25300full load (tn)
    208.40length (m)
    31.90beam (m)
    7draught (m)
    22max speed (knots)
    40000power (shp)
    4Naval Engine diesel
    2Missile Launcher Mk 41 VLS
    2Naval Gun Mark 26 1/5in (12.7mm)
    1Chaff and decoys AN/SLQ-25 Nixie
    1Chaff and decoys AN/SLQ-32 EW
    4Chaff and decoys Mark 36 SRBOC
    1Naval Radar surface search radar AN/SPS-73
    1Naval Radar fire direction radar NG Norden AN/SPQ-9
    1Naval Radar air search radar ITT Gilfillan AN/SPS-48

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    Builder

       

    US Avondale Shipyard,



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