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NEW ORLEANS (LPH 11)
AMPHIBIOUS ASSAULT SHIP (HELICOPTER)
VESSEL STATUS
Class: LPH 2 UIC: 07202
Status: Disposed of in support of Fleet training exercise Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 07/10/2010 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth: NAVSEA Inactive Ships On-site Maintenance Office, Pearl Harbor, HI
Force:
Builder: Naval Shipyard Philadelphia
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 12/18/1964 Commission Date: 11/16/1968
Keel Date: 03/01/1966 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 02/03/1968 Decommission Date: 10/01/1997
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 42.4 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
29.0
Delivery Date: 02/14/1969 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 41.4 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 10/23/1998
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 598 ft Waterline Length: 556 ft
Extreme Beam: 84 ft Waterline Beam: 84 ft
Max Navigational Draft: 28 ft Draft Limit: 30 ft
Light Displacement: 13285 tons Full Displacement: 19431 tons
Dead Weight: 6146 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, aluminum superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 1
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Steam Turbine
Accommodations: Officers: 266
Enlisted: 2568
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian:
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 10/05/2010
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