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  • LST 4002 JDS Shimokita

    JP Japanese Navy




    2002 to present    


    LST 4002 JDS Shimokita

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    History of JP LST 4002 JDS Shimokita

    1999-nov-30Laid down
    2000-nov-29Launched
    2002-mar-12Commissioned
    2009-nov-17 during US/Japan exercises

    Specifications

       

        from Osumi class
    140crew
    330troops
    8900light (tn)
    14000full load (tn)
    178length (m)
    25.80beam (m)
    6draught (m)
    22max speed (knots)
    2Naval Engine diesel
    2Close-In Weapon System CIWS Phalanx 20 mm

    Aircraft

       

        Typical Max
    Landing platform only. No hangar
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    The Max option implies only aircraft of this model onboard    

    Builder

       

    JP Mitsui Tamano,



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