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  • CG-49 USS Vincennes

    US US Navy




    1985 to 2005    



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    Call Sign: NVIN


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    History of US CG-49 USS Vincennes

    1981-aug-28Orderedas DDG-49
    1982-oct-19Laid down
    1984-apr-14Launched
    1985-jul-6Commissioned
    1988-jul-3Aircraftshot down Airbus A300 Iran Air Flight 655 over the Strait of Hormuz during an attack by Iranian surface vessels, believing it to be an inbound hostile
    2005-jun-29Decommissioned
    2005-jun-29Struckinactive at Naval Base Kitsap

    Specifications

       

        from Ticonderoga class
    400crew
    9600full load (tn)
    173length (m)
    16.80beam (m)
    10.20draught (m)
    6000range (nm)
    32max speed (knots)
    4Naval Engine gas turbine - General Electric LM2500
    2Naval Engine propulsion system: COGOG
    2Missile Launcher Mk 141 quad Harpoon
    2Missile Launcher Mk 26
    2Naval Gun Mark 45 5/54 inch (127mm)
    2Close-In Weapon System CIWS Phalanx 20 mm
    2Torpedo Launchers Mk 32 triple-tube 324mm
    1Naval Radar air search radar AN/SPY-1 AEGIS

    Aircraft

       

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    Builder

       

    US Ingalls Shipbuilding,



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