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DD-963 SPRUANCE-class

Specifications
Power plant4 - LM 2500 General Electric gas turbines
two shafts, 80,000 shaft horsepower
Length 563 feet (171.6 meters)
Beam 55 feet (16.8 meters)
Displacement 9,100 tons (8,190 metric tons) full load
Speed 33 knots (38 mph, 60.8 kph)
Range 3,300 nm @ 30 knots
6000 NM @ 20 knots
8,000 nm @ 17 knots
Fuel 1,534 tons + 72 tons aviation fuel
Aircraft Two SH-60 Seahawk LAMPS III helicopters
Crew 30 officers, 352 enlisted
Armament 2 - MK 143 Armored Box Launchers for Tomahawk SLCM or
1 - MK41 Vertical Launch System for
45 - Tomahawk SLCM and
16 - ASROC missiles)
(except DD 974, 976, 979, 983, 984, 986, 990)
2 - MK 141 quad launchers for
8 - Harpoon missiles
1 - MK 29 launcher for
24 - NATO Sea Sparrow missiles
2 - MK 15 20mm Phalanx CIWS Close-In Weapons Systems
2 - 5-Inch 54 Cal. MK 45 Guns (lightweight gun)
2 - MK 32 triple tube mounts w/ six Mk-46 torpedoes)
MK 112 Launcher for ASROC
Mk 49 RAM SAM launcher (DD 972, 973 only)
Combat Systems SPS-40E 2D Air Search Radar or
SPS-49(V)2 2D Air Search Radar (DD 997 only)
SPS-55 Surface Search Radar
SPS-64(V)9 (navigation)
SPG-60 Gun Fire Control Radar
SPQ-9A Gun Fire Control Radar
Mk 23 Mod 0 TAS (not in DD 986)
Mk 91 (NSSM fire control)

SQS-53B Sonar
SQR-19 Tactical Towed Array Sonar

SLQ-32 (V)3 OUTBOARD II
SLQ-32(V)5 with Sidekick active (DD 967, 969, 973, 976-979, 983, 988, 997)
Mk 36 SRBOC DLS
SSQ-108 Outboard D/F (DD 963-965, 967-970, 972, 976, 983, 985, 988-992)
SLQ-25 or SLQ-25A (with SSTD) Nixie towed torpedo decoy
SLQ-49 floating radar reflector buoys
COMMAND AND CONTROL JOTS
Link 11
HF Radios
UHF Radios
VHF Radios
Unit Operating Cost
Annual Average
~$35,000,000 [source: [FY1996 VAMOSC]



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