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USS Gravely (DDG-107)

Spotted today at Funchal harbour.

 

SS Gravely (DDG-107) is an Arleigh Burke-class guided missile destroyer in the United States Navy.

 

Awarded: September 13, 2002

Keel laid: November 26, 2007

Launched: March 30, 2009

Commissioned: November 20, 2010

Builder: Northrop Grumman Ship Systems' Ingalls Operations, Pascagoula, Miss.

Propulsion system: four General Electric LM 2500 gas turbine engines

Propellers: two

Length: 508,5 feet (155 meters)

Beam: 67 feet (20.4 meters)

Draft: 30,5 feet (9.3 meters)

Displacement: approx. 9,200 tons full load

Speed: 32 knots

Aircraft: two SH-60 (LAMPS 3) helicopters

Armament: one Mk-45 5"/62 caliber lightweight gun, two Mk-41 VLS for Standard missiles and Tomahawk ASM/LAM, one 20mm Phalanx CIWS, two Mk-32 triple torpedo tubes for Mk-50 and Mk-46 torpedoes, two Mk 38 Mod 2 25mm machine gun systems

Homeport: Norfolk, Va.

Crew: approx. 320

 

navysite.de/dd/ddg107.htm

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/USS_Gravely_%28DDG-107%29

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Taken on February 23, 2013