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  • DD-965 USS Kinkaid

    US US Navy




    1976 to 2003    



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    Call Sign: NJPG


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    History of US DD-965 USS Kinkaid

    1970-jun-1Ordered
    1973-apr-19Laid down
    1974-may-25Launched
    1976-jul-10Commissioned
    1999-novPort VisitAUFremantle Harbour visit with USS Constellation Battle Group. HSL-49 Det.6 SH-60B 165112 / TX, noted on 16 Nov.
    2003-jan-7Decommissioned
    2004-apr-6Struck
    2004-jul-14Fate: sunkas target 22 55 13.5 N, 159 59 40.5 W

    Specifications

       

        from Spruance class
    335crew
    8000full load (tn)
    161length (m)
    16.80beam (m)
    8.80draught (m)
    6000range (nm)
    32.50max speed (knots)
    4Naval Engine gas turbine - General Electric LM2500
    2Naval Engine propulsion system: COGOG
    2Missile Launcher Mk 141 quad Harpoon
    1Missile Launcher Mk 29 8-cell Sea Sparrow
    2Naval Gun Mark 45 5/54 inch (127mm)
    1Torpedo Launchers Mk 16 8-cell ASROC
    2Torpedo Launchers Mk 32 triple-tube 324mm

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    Builder

       

    US Ingalls Shipbuilding,



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