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  • AE-28 USS Santa Barbara

    US US Navy

    1998 to 2005 - T-AE-28 USNS Santa Barbara    



    1970 to 1998    


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    Flight Deck:
    Call Sign: NDXU


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    History of US AE-28 USS Santa Barbara

    1966-dec-30Laid down
    1968-jan-23Launched
    1970-jul-11Commissioned
    1983-feb-28AircraftNear Diego Garcia, accident HH-46 152508
    1986-sepDeployed to Med.
    1998-sep-30Decommissioned
    1998-sep-30Fate: transferedto T-AE-28 USNS Santa Barbara

    History of US T-AE-28 USNS Santa Barbara

    2005-aug-5Struck

    Specifications

       

        from Kilauea class
    403crew
    11900light (tn)
    20000full load (tn)
    171length (m)
    25beam (m)
    9.40draught (m)
    20max speed (knots)
    22000power (shp)
    3Naval Engine boilers
    2Naval Engine steam turbines
    1Close-In Weapon System CIWS Phalanx 20 mm
    1Chaff and decoys Mark 36 SRBOC
    1Naval Radar surface search radar AN/SPS-10

    Aircraft

       

        Typical Max
    US United States Naval Aviation B-V 107M H-46 Sea Knight 22
    US United States Naval Aviation Sikorsky S-70 H-60 12

    The Max option implies only aircraft of this model onboard    

    Builder

       

    US Bethlehem Sparrows Point,



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