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CV 63 Kitty Hawk

Specifications
Power Plant Eight boilers, four geared steam turbines, four shafts, 280,000 shaft horsepower
Length, overall 1062.5 feet (323.8 meters)
Flight Deck Width 252 feet (76.8 meters)
Beam 130 feet (39 meters)
Displacement Approx. 80,800 tons (72,720 metric tons) full load
Approx. 78,500 tons (72,720 metric tons) full load CV-66 America
Speed 30+ knots (34.5+ miles per hour)
Aircraft 85
Crew Ship's Company: 3,150 - Air Wing: 2,480
Armament Sea Sparrow missiles
3 Phalanx CIWS 20mm mounts
Combat Systems SPS-48C
SPS-49
SPS-10f or
SPS-67
3 Mk91 Fire Control

SLQ-29 EW
WLR- 1 ESM
WLR-11 ESM

Unit Operating Cost
Annual Average
~$141,000,000 [source: [FY1996 VAMOSC]



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