USS FORREST SHERMAN


Characteristics/Configuration

DIMENSIONS:

  • Hull Length (Overall) 509.5 ft
  • Beam 66 ft
  • Draft, Navigation 31 ft
  • Displacement (Saltwater) 9,300 Tons
  • Speed 30+ Knots

WEAPONS:

  • One MK45 MOD 4 5”/62 Caliber Gun Mount
  • Two MK 41 Vertical Launching Systems
  • Evolved Sea Sparrow, Vertical Launch ASROC, Standard, and Tomahawk Missiles
  • Two MK 32 MOD 14 Triple Torpedo Tubes MK 46 and MK 50 Torpedoes
  • MK-53 Decoy Launching System
  • Super Rapid Blooming Off-board Chaff

AIR POWER:

  • 2 SH-60B/R Light Airborne Multi-Purpose System (LAMPS) MK III Helicopters

SENSORS:

  • Radar
    • AN/SPY-1D 3-D Search/Track Radar
    • Bridgemaster Navigational Radar
    • AN/SPS-67(V)3 Surface Search Radar Sonar
    • AN/SQQ-89(V)15 USW Combat System Suite
  • Electronic Warfare
    • AN/SLQ-32(V)2 Electronic Warfare System

ENGINEERING:

  • 4 LM2500 Marine Gas Turbine Engines (100,000 HP)
  • 3 Rolls Royce 3000 kW Gas Turbine Generators
  • 2 Shafts with CRP (Controllable Reversible Pitch) Propellers