LPD 17: THE US NAVY'S NEXT GENERATION AMPHIBIOUS TRANSPORT DOCK

The article describes the new LPD 17 class of highly capable amphibious assault ship which will replace four existing classes of amphibious ships which are due to be decommissioned by the US Navy in 2010. A general arrangement and profile drawing of the LPD 17 is included in the article showing its extensive self-defence weapons fit.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Maritime Defence, v 20 n 7, Sept 1995, p 166 [2 p, 4 fig]
  • Publication Date: 1995

Language

  • English

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00717783
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: British Maritime Technology
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Mar 4 1996 12:00AM