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USS MAKIN ISLAND (LHD 8)

AMPHIBIOUS ASSAULT SHIP (MULTI-PURPOSE)

UIC:23171
Class:LHD 1 Fleet:Pacific
Status:Active, in commission Homeport:SAN DIEGO, CA
Date status changed:10/24/2009 Berth:
Maintenance Category:
Force:Battle Force MARAD Type:
Builder: NGSS INGALLS OP
Delivery Date:04/16/2009
Award Date:04/19/2002 Age (since delivery):6.2 years
Keel Date:02/14/2004 Commission Date:10/24/2009
Launch Date:09/22/2006 Inactivation Date:
Age (since launch)8.8 years Decommission Date:
Years from Commission to Decommission:
Stricken Date:

Overall Length: 847 ft Waterline Length:778 ft
Extreme Beam:118 ft Waterline Beam:106 ft
Maximum Navigational Draft:28 ft Draft Limit:28 ft
Light Displacement:28176 tons Full Displacement:41684 tons
Dead Weight:13508 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, aluminum superstructure.
Number of Propellers: 2
Number of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Gas Turbines
Accommodations: Officers: 102 Enlisted: 1102

Remarks: MAKIN ISLAND EARNED COMMISSION (SPECIAL) STATUS 26 JUN 09.








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