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  • AOR-4 USS Savannah

    US US Navy




    1970 to 1995    


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    Flight Deck:
    Call Sign: NFUF
    See Also: C Brooklyn class CL-42


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    History of US AOR-4 USS Savannah

    1969-jan-22Laid down
    1970-mar-23Launched
    1970-dec-5Commissioned
    1976-dec-26I arrived onboard as part of a skeleton crew for the transit to the Brooklyn Naval Yards. Departed the Yards in Aug 1977
    1982-sep-24Port VisitUKHMD Devonport visited Devonport on 24 Sep 1982 with at least 2 CH-46 (152567 and 153335) embarked.
    1995-jul-28Decommissioned
    1998-oct-29Struck

    Specifications

       

        from Wichita class
    430crew
    13500light (tn)
    40000full load (tn)
    200.90length (m)
    29.30beam (m)
    10.60draught (m)
    20max speed (knots)
    3Naval Engine boilers
    2Naval Engine steam turbines
    1Missile Launcher Mk 29 8-cell Sea Sparrow
    2Close-In Weapon System CIWS Phalanx 20 mm
    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 23


    The Max option implies only aircraft of this model onboard    

    Builder

       

    US Fore River Shipyard,



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