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USS FORT WORTH (LCS 3)
LITTORAL COMBAT SHIP
VESSEL STATUS
Class: LCS UIC: 20130
Status: Active, in commission Fleet: U.S. PACIFIC FLEET
Date Status Changed: 09/22/2012 Homeport: SAN DIEGO, CA
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force: Battle Force
Builder: Marinette Marine Corp.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 03/23/2009 Commission Date: 08/06/2012
Keel Date: 07/11/2009 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 12/04/2010 Decommission Date:
Age (since Launch) 6.7 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
Delivery Date: 06/06/2012 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) 5.2 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date:
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 387 ft Waterline Length: 324 ft
Extreme Beam: 58 ft Waterline Beam: 43 ft
Max Navigational Draft: 13 ft Draft Limit: 14 ft
Light Displacement: 2783 tons Full Displacement: 3450 tons
Dead Weight: 667 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, aluminum superstructure.
No. of Propellers:
No. of Waterjets: 4
Propulsion Type: Diesel - Gas Turbine
Accommodations: Officers: 8
Enlisted: 32
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: US NAVY
Planning Yard: Bath Iron Works, Bath, ME
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager: 505
Comments: LCS 3 WAS AUTHORIZED ON 26 JUN 06 FOR US NAVY CONSTRUCTION AT BOLLINGER SHIPYDS. AUTHORIZATION CANCELLED ON 12 APR 07 BY SECNAV. LCS 3 WAS REAUTHORIZED ON 23 MAR 09 FOR US NAVY CONSTRUCTION AT MARINETTE MARINE. LCS 3 WAS COMMISSION WITHOUT CEREMONY ON 8/6/2012 AND COMMISSION WITH CEREMONY ON 9/22/2012.
Last Updated: 10/05/2016
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