(DDG 72) USS Mahan - U.S.A. (4th U.S. warship to bear this name)       Arleigh Burke Class - Guided Missile Destroyer (DDG-Aegis)

Location - Photographed while underway off Calshot, England     Photograph Date - 6 Oct 2002
Photographer - Douglas Cromby     Added to archive - 4 Aug 2003     Last updated - 4 Aug 2003

SHIP'S HISTORY

  Ordered -
  Keel laid -
  Launched -
  Delivered -

  (a) USS Mahan - U.S.A.

  As of August 2003 USS Mahan was still part of the active U.S. Naval force

PARTICULARS

  Ship type - Guided missile destroyer
  Displacement tonnage (light) - 8,400
  Displacement tonnage (deployed) - 8,534
  L.O.A. - 153.92 meters (505'0")
  Width moulded - 18.0 meters (59'0")
  Depth -
  Compliment - 380 (32 officers)
  Compliment (deployed) -

CONSTRUCTION

  Yard name - Bath Iron Works
  Country - , U.S.A.
  Hull number -
  Engine builder - General Electric
  Number of engines - 4
  Engine type - GE LM 2500-30 gas turbines
  Fuel - Gas oil
  Horsepower - 105,000 shp or 78,330 kW
  Speed - 35 + knots
  Propellers - 2 fixed pitch
  Steering gear - 2 rudders
  Range - 4,400 miles at 20 knots

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION - This section is open for all viewers to contribute any information about this ship that is known such as armament details, operational programmes, refits, tours of duty, deployments, accidents, upgrades, drydockings, sightings or ports of call etc..


** USS Mahan homepage
** History of the name Mahan


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