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  • DD-983 USS John Rodgers

    US US Navy




    1979 to 1998    


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    Call Sign: NYQL


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    History of US DD-983 USS John Rodgers

    1974-jan-15Ordered
    1976-aug-12Laid down
    1978-feb-25Launched
    1979-jul-14Commissioned
    1986-oct-2Aircraftaccident SH-2F Seasprite 161915 Aegean Sea
    1998-sep-4Decommissioned
    2006-dec-30Fate: scrappedBrownsville, Texas

    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

    Aircraft

       

        Typical Max
    US United States Naval Aviation Sikorsky S-61 H-3 01
    US United States Naval Aviation Sikorsky S-70 H-60 12
    US United States Naval Aviation Kaman Seasprite 02

    The Max option implies only aircraft of this model onboard    

    Builder

       

    US Ingalls Shipbuilding,



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