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MPF[F] Developments

The target platform for these systems is the Maritime Prepositioning Force, Future (MPF(F)) ships. The following range of characteristics is representative of the future MPF(F) ships: Low End High End Length, Overall 950 ft 1,030 ft Beam, Max 130 ft 200 ft Draft, Full load 32 ft 35 ft Displacement, Full Load 63,000 LT 83,000 LT Containers per ship 250 360

MPF 2010 SHIP CHARACTERISTICS. Length Between Perpendiculars (LBP) = 950 ft Length Overall (LOA) = 1000 ft .Beam -140 ft at Waterline -220 ft at Flight deck .Depth = 106 ft .Displacement -48,152 LT..... Light Load -86,291 LT..... Full Load Maximum Draft = 35 feet .Maximum Speed = 27.5 knots .Sustained Speed = 25.0 knots .Endurance = 12000 nm @ 20.0 knots .Transmission type: Electrical Drive .Lead Ship Acquisition Cost = $816 Million SQUADRON LIFT REQUIREMENTS- -19,000 + sailors and marines -148 aircraft -4166 Cargo Containers (30 Day Supply) -1172 Vehicles for a MEF (FWD) -6.1 million gallons fuel -400,000 gallons potable water Load out variant A .Two ships in the squadron will carry loadout variant A: -30 JSF - 4 SH-60B/F . .Load out variant B .The remaining three ships will carry loadout variant B: -12 MV-22 - 4 SH-60B/F - 3 CH-53E - 6 AH-1W - 2 UH-1N



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