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07 Apr 09,, 22:51

USA, Van Valkenburgh Class CG-74 to CG-96

Follow-on class, designed to replace the Ticonderoga Class cruisers using a stretched hull and technology currently in use in the Arleigh Burke Class DDG. By using existing Burke hull and systems, the Van Valkenburgh CG’s will be ready to begin production in less than 5 years and at reasonable costs.

Specifications:

Length: 567 ft overall

Beam: 59ft at the waterline and 66ft extreme

Max Navigational Draft: 33ft

Displacement: 12,186 tons, full load

Speed: 35+ knots

Crew: 33 officers, 327 enlisted

Power Plant: 4 – LM-2500+ Gas Turbines (140,000 SHP)

3 – Allison 2500KW Gas Turbine Generators

Aircraft: 2 SH-60 LAMPS III or equivalent

Armament: 2 - 61 cell MK41 VLS

2 Harpoon quad launchers

2 MK32 MOD 14 Triple Torpedo Tubes

2 MK45 MOD 1 5”/54 Lightweight Guns

2 MK15 MOD 2 CIWS

2 Rolling Airframe Missile launchers

Sensors: AN/SPY-1D

AN/SPS-67(v)3 Air Search Radar

AN/SPS-64(v)9 Navigation Radar

AN/SPS-55 Surface Search

AN/SQS-53C(v) Hull mounted Sonar

AN/SQR-19 Towed Array Sonar TACTAS

AN/SQQ-28(v) LAMPS

AN/SLQ-32A(v)3 Electronic Warfare Systems

AN/SLQ-25A NIXIE

AN/SPQ-9 Gun Fire Control

AN/SPG-62 Illuminators

AN/SWG-1A Harpoon Launch Control

AN/SWG-3A Tomahawk Launch Control

MK116 MOD 7 Underwater Fire Control Systems

MK36 MOD 6 Decoy System

Follow-on class, designed to replace the Ticonderoga Class cruisers using a stretched hull and technology currently in use in the Arleigh Burke Class DDG. By using existing Burke hull and systems, the Van Valkenburgh CG’s will be ready to begin production in less than 5 years and at reasonable costs.

Specifications:

Length: 567 ft overall

Beam: 59ft at the waterline and 66ft extreme

Max Navigational Draft: 33ft

Displacement: 12,186 tons, full load

Speed: 35+ knots

Crew: 33 officers, 327 enlisted

Power Plant: 4 – LM-2500+ Gas Turbines (140,000 SHP)

3 – Allison 2500KW Gas Turbine Generators

Aircraft: 2 SH-60 LAMPS III or equivalent

Armament: 2 - 61 cell MK41 VLS

2 Harpoon quad launchers

2 MK32 MOD 14 Triple Torpedo Tubes

2 MK45 MOD 1 5”/54 Lightweight Guns

2 MK15 MOD 2 CIWS

2 Rolling Airframe Missile launchers

Sensors: AN/SPY-1D

AN/SPS-67(v)3 Air Search Radar

AN/SPS-64(v)9 Navigation Radar

AN/SPS-55 Surface Search

AN/SQS-53C(v) Hull mounted Sonar

AN/SQR-19 Towed Array Sonar TACTAS

AN/SQQ-28(v) LAMPS

AN/SLQ-32A(v)3 Electronic Warfare Systems

AN/SLQ-25A NIXIE

AN/SPQ-9 Gun Fire Control

AN/SPG-62 Illuminators

AN/SWG-1A Harpoon Launch Control

AN/SWG-3A Tomahawk Launch Control

MK116 MOD 7 Underwater Fire Control Systems

MK36 MOD 6 Decoy System