Amphibious transport dock USS Green Bay (LPD-20)

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Classification

Type:
type: Amphibious transport dock

Basic information

Namesake:
The city & bay of Green Bay, Wisconsin
Country of build:
Builder:
builder: Avondale Shipyard
Operator:
Ordered:
Laid down:
Launched:
Commissioned:
Status:

Ship measurements

Displacement:
25000 t
Length:
208.5 m
Length (waterline):
201.4 m
Beam (overall):
31.9 m
Beam:
29.5 m
Draught:
7 m

Machine

Propulsion:
  • 4 * Colt-Pielstick diesel engines
  • 2 * shafts
  • 40,000 hp (30 MW)
Speed:
22 knots

Crew

Complement:
363

Combat assets

Troops:
800
Boats & landing craft:
  • 2 * LCACs (air cushion)
  • or 1 * LCU (conventional)
Electronics:
  • AN/SPS-48E
  • AN/SPQ-9B
  • AN/SPS-73
  • AN/SLQ-25A Nixie
  • AN/SLQ-32A(V)2
  • Mark 36 SRBOC
  • MK 53 /┬áNulka
Armament:
  • 2 * RIM-116 RAM launchers for air defense
  • 2 * 30 mm Bushmaster II cannons, for surface threat defense
Aircraft:

4 * MH-60S Seahawk (Knighthawk) helicopters or 2 * MV-22 tilt rotor aircraft may be launched or recovered simultaneously

USS Green Bay (LPD-20) is a San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock She is the second ship of the United States Navy to be named for the city and bay of Green Bay, Wisconsin. This ship is designed to deliver a fully equipped battalion of 800 Marines.

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