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LHD Wasp Class Amphibious Assault Ships

Crew

1,292

Embarked Troops

1,687

Embarked Troops, Surge Capacity

1,871

Length

844ft

Beam

106ft

Displacement

40,500t

Speed

over 20kt

Armament

Two Phalanx Close-In-Weapon System (CIWS) mounts

Two eight-cell Sea Sparrow missile systems lauchers

Two Rolling Airframe missile (RAM) systems

Four 0.50-caliber machine guns

Three 25mm machine guns

Radar Systems

AN/SPS-67 G-band primary navigation radar

AN>SPS-48e E/F-band 3D air search radar

AN/SPN-43 air search radar

AN/SPS-49(V)9 C/D-band secondary air search radar

AN/SPN-35A/B air traffic control radar

Electronics

AN/SLQ-32 electronic warfare system

AN/SLQ-25 Nixie acoustic torpedo decoy

Super-Rapid Blooming Offboard Chaff (SRBOC) decoy

Mk23 target acquisition system

Data display / data processing system

Exterior and interior communications

Propulsors

Two steam propulsion plants, 70,000shp in total

Aircraft Carried

AV-8B Harrier 11

CH-53E Sea Stallion

CH-46E Sea Knight

SH-60B Seahawk

UH-1W Huey

AH-1W Sea Cobra

Landing Craft

Air Cushion Landing Craft (LCAC)

Utility Landing Craft (LCU)

Amphibious Assault Vehicle (LVTP-7)
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