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NASSAU (LHA 4)
AMPHIBIOUS ASSAULT SHIP (GENERAL PURPOSE)
VESSEL STATUS
Class: LHA 1 UIC: 20725
Status: Out of Commission, In Reserve Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 03/31/2011 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: B Berth: Beaumont Reserve Fleet, Beaumont, TX
Force:
Builder: Ingalls Shipbuilding Corp.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 11/06/1970 Commission Date: 07/28/1979
Keel Date: 08/13/1973 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 01/21/1978 Decommission Date: 03/31/2011
Age (since Launch) 39.9 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
32.0
Delivery Date: 06/25/1979 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) 38.5 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date:
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 820 ft Waterline Length: 778 ft
Extreme Beam: 106 ft Waterline Beam: 106 ft
Max Navigational Draft: 27 ft Draft Limit: 27 ft
Light Displacement: 25884 tons Full Displacement: 39544 tons
Dead Weight: 13660 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, aluminum superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 2
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Steam Turbines
Accommodations: Officers: 254
Enlisted: 911
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: NAVSEA INACTIVE SHIPS ON-SITE MAINTENANCE OFFICE, BREMERTON, WA
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 10/14/2016
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