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PELELIU (LHA 5)
(ex - DA NANG)
AMPHIBIOUS ASSAULT SHIP (GENERAL PURPOSE)
VESSEL STATUS
Class: LHA 1 UIC: 20748
Status: Out of Commission, In Reserve Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 03/31/2015 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: B Berth: NAVSEA Inactive Ships On-site Maintenance Office, Pearl Harbor, HI
Force:
Builder: Ingalls Shipbuilding Corp.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 11/06/1970 Commission Date: 05/03/1980
Keel Date: 11/26/1976 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 11/25/1978 Decommission Date: 03/31/2015
Age (since Launch) 39.1 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
35.0
Delivery Date: 04/03/1980 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) 37.7 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: 26255 tons Full Displacement: 39925 tons
Dead Weight: 13670 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, aluminum superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 2
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Steam Turbines
Accommodations: Officers: 82
Enlisted: 882
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: NAVSEA INACTIVE SHIPS ON-SITE MAINTENANCE OFFICE, PEARL HARBOR, HI
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 10/08/2015
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