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USS INDEPENDENCE (LCS 2)
LITTORAL COMBAT SHIP
VESSEL STATUS
Class: LCS UIC: 20127
Status: Active, in commission Fleet: U.S. PACIFIC FLEET
Date Status Changed: 01/16/2010 Homeport: SAN DIEGO, CA
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force: Battle Force
Builder: Austal USA
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 10/14/2005 Commission Date: 01/16/2010
Keel Date: 01/19/2006 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 04/28/2008 Decommission Date:
Age (since Launch) 9.5 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
Delivery Date: 12/18/2009 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) 7.8 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date:
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 418 ft Waterline Length:
Extreme Beam: 104 ft Waterline Beam:
Max Navigational Draft: 14 ft Draft Limit:
Light Displacement: 2307 tons Full Displacement: 3104 tons
Dead Weight: 797 tons
Hull Material: All aluminum hull.
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:
Last Updated: 10/05/2016
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