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USS NEW ORLEANS (LPD 18)
AMPHIBIOUS TRANSPORT DOCK
VESSEL STATUS
Class: LPD 17 UIC: 23168
Status: Active, in commission Fleet: U.S. PACIFIC FLEET
Date Status Changed: 03/05/2007 Homeport: SAN DIEGO, CA
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force: Battle Force
Builder: Northrop Grumman Ship Systems Avondale Operations
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 12/18/1998 Commission Date: 03/05/2007
Keel Date: 10/14/2002 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 12/11/2004 Decommission Date:
Age (since Launch) 13.0 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
Delivery Date: 12/22/2006 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) 11.0 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date:
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 684 ft Waterline Length: 661 ft
Extreme Beam: 105 ft Waterline Beam: 97 ft
Max Navigational Draft: 23 ft Draft Limit: 23 ft
Light Displacement: 19208 tons Full Displacement: 25883 tons
Dead Weight: 6675 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel and composite superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 2
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Diesel Engines
Accommodations: Officers: 32
Enlisted: 364
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: US NAVY
Planning Yard: Northrop Grumman Ship Systems, Avondale Op, New Orleans, LA
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager: PMS 470
Comments:
Last Updated: 03/16/2012
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