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USS HIGGINS (DDG 76)

GUIDED MISSILE DESTROYER

UIC:21950
Class:DDG 51 Fleet:Pacific
Status:Active, in commission Homeport:SAN DIEGO, CA
Date status changed:04/24/1999 Berth:
Maintenance Category:
Force:Battle Force MARAD Type:
Builder: BATH IRON WKS CORP
Delivery Date:01/14/1999
Award Date:01/19/1993 Age (since delivery):16.5 years
Keel Date:11/14/1996 Commission Date:04/24/1999
Launch Date:10/04/1997 Inactivation Date:
Age (since launch)17.8 years Decommission Date:
Years from Commission to Decommission:
Stricken Date:

Overall Length: 505 ft Waterline Length:466 ft
Extreme Beam:66 ft Waterline Beam:59 ft
Maximum Navigational Draft:31 ft Draft Limit:24 ft
Light Displacement:6664 tons Full Displacement:8960 tons
Dead Weight:2296 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
Number of Propellers: 2
Number of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Gas Turbines
Accommodations: Officers: 26 Enlisted: 330

Custodian:US NAVY Ships Program Manager:400
Planning Yard: Bath Iron Works, Bath, ME

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