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  • FFG-54 USS Ford

    US US Navy




    1985 to 2013    


    FFG-54 USS Ford

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    History of US FFG-54 USS Ford

    1981-may-22Ordered
    1983-jul-11Laid down
    1984-jun-23Launched
    1985-jun-29Commissioned
    1985-jun-30HomeportNS Long Beach assigned to NS Long Beach
    1986Port VisitNaval Base San Diego in San Diego off North Island with a USCG HH-3F Pelican flying over her
    1994-sep-3HomeportNS Everett assigned to NS Everett
    2010-jun-9Port VisitCARoyal Roads Fleet Review: 100th anniversary of Canadian Navy visited CFB Esquimalt for MARPAC Fleet Review
    2013-oct-31Decommissionedat NS Everett

    Specifications

       

        from Oliver Hazard Perry long-hull class
    138length (m)
    2Naval Engine gas turbine - General Electric LM2500
    1Missile Launcher Mk 13
    1Naval Gun Oto Melara 76 mm
    2Torpedo Launchers Mk 32 triple-tube 324mm
    1Chaff and decoys AN/SLQ-25 Nixie
    1Naval Radar air search radar AN/SPS-49

    Aircraft

       

        Typical Max
    US United States Naval Aviation Sikorsky S-70 H-60 12


    The Max option implies only aircraft of this model onboard    

    Builder

       

    US Todd Pacific Shipyards, San Pedro,



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