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  • CG-73 USS Port Royal

    US US Navy




    1994 to present    


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    Call Sign: NPTR


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    History of US CG-73 USS Port Royal

    1988-feb-25Ordered
    1991-oct-18Laid down
    1992-nov-20Launched
    1994-jul-9Commissioned
    2009-feb-5Deploymentoff Mokauea Island Accident ran aground on a reef off Oahu. Some equipment lightered off and ship eventually floated off with tug assistance on 9 Feb for repairs.
    2009-marRefitExtensive repairs to underside of ship, including replacement of bow-mounted sonar dome, the shaft, running gear and propellors were refurbished, a repaint for the underwater hull and structural repairs to her tanks and cracking in the superstructure.
    2011-jun-24Deploymentdeparted Mike Pier at Pearl Harbor for 7 month Western Pacific and Middle East deployment. 1st deployment since running aground in Feb 2009.

    Specifications

       

        from Ticonderoga VLS class
    2Missile Launcher Mk 41 VLS
    1Naval Radar air search radar AN/SPY-1 AEGIS




    Aircraft

       

        Typical Max
    US United States Naval Aviation Sikorsky S-70 H-60 22


    The Max option implies only aircraft of this model onboard    

    Builder

       

    US Ingalls Shipbuilding,



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