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  • AFS-6 USS San Diego

    US US Navy

    1993 to 1997 - T-AFS-6 USNS San Diego    



    1969 to 1993    


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    Flight Deck:
    Call Sign: NNCD
    See Also: L San Antonio class LPD-22


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    History of US AFS-6 USS San Diego

    1967-mar-11Laid down
    1968-apr-13Launched
    1969-may-24Commissioned
    1976-dec-17HC-6 Det2 CH-46D Buno 153337 crashed at sea during night VertRep mission.
    1986HC-6 CRASH
    1993-aug-11Fate: transferedto T-AFS-6 USNS San Diego

    History of US T-AFS-6 USNS San Diego

    1997-dec-10Decommissioned
    2003-sep-8Struck
    2006-apr-9Fate: scrappedat Philadelphia

    Specifications

       

        from Mars class
    150crew
    9200light (tn)
    18000full load (tn)
    177length (m)
    24beam (m)
    8.50draught (m)
    21max speed (knots)
    3Naval Engine boilers
    1Naval Engine steam turbines
    1Chaff and decoys Mark 36 SRBOC
    1Naval Radar surface search radar AN/SPS-10

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    The Max option implies only aircraft of this model onboard    

    Builder

       

    US NASSCO San Diego,



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