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Wasp

SPECS for Wasp
Type warshipLHD - Landing Helicopter Dock
Displacement41.150 tons
Crew1.208 complement
Length257,00 meters
Beam31,80 meters
Draught8,20 meters
Speed22,0 knots
Range17.600 Km
Propulsion2 X Boilers resulting in 140.000HP
Planes30
Helicopters12
Weapons
12Fighter McDonnell Douglas AV-8B Harrier II (AA-AN-AR; range:2200 km; speed:1083 km/h;)
12Helicopter Bell Boeing MV-22B Osprey ( range:1627 km; speed:509 km/h;)
4Helicopter Sikorsky CH-53K King Stallion ( range:852 km; speed:315 km/h;)
4Helicopter Bell AH-1Z Viper ( range:685 km; speed:411 km/h;)
3Helicopter Bell UH-1Y Venom ( range:241 km; speed:304 km/h;)
2Missile RIM-7 Sea Sparrow (AA-AM; range:19 km; speed:4256 km/h;)
2Missile RIM-116 Rolling Airframe Missile (AA-AM; range:9 km; speed:2450 km/h;)
3Gun Phalanx (AA-AM; range:3,5 km; speed:4000 km/h; caliber:20 mm;)
4Gun M242 Bushmaster (AN; range:3 km; speed:4000 km/h; caliber:25 mm;)
4Gun Browning M2 (AA-AN; range:1 km; speed:4000 km/h; caliber:12,7 mm;)

IN SERVICE: 8,00
Country Pennant Name In service Photo
USA LHD-1 USS Wasp 1989
USA LHD-2 USS Essex 1992
USA LHD-3 USS Kearsarge 1993
USA LHD-4 USS Boxer 1995
USA LHD-5 USS Bataan 1997
USA LHD-6 USS Bonhomme Richard 1998
USA LHD-7 USS Iwo Jima 2001
USA LHD-8 USS Makin Island 2009