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USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72)
Code Number:
MYNV10P06_08
Title:
USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72)
Keel Laid: 3/11/1984
Launched: 13/02/1988
Commissioned: 11/11/1989
Builder: Newport News Shipbuilding Co., Newport News, Virginia
Propulsion system: 2x nuclear reactors
Main Engines: four
Propellers: 4x
Blades on each Propeller: 5
Aircraft elevators: 4
Catapults: 4
Arresting gear cables: 4
Length overall: 332.85 meters (1092 feet)
Flight Deck Width: 78,34 meters (257 feet)
Area of flight deck: about 4.5 acres
Beam: 40.84 meters (134 feet)
Draft: 11.7 meters (38,4 feet)
Displacement: approx. 100,000 tons full load
Speed: 30+ knots
Planes: approx. 85
Crew: Ship: approx. 3,200 Air Wing: 2,480
Armament: two Mk-57 Mod 3 Sea Sparrow launchers, three 20mm Phalanx CIWS Mk 15, two Rolling Airframe Missile (RAM) Systems
Homeport: Everett, Washington
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Wernher Krutein

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