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Mission
To provide combat ready ships to the fleet; and to supply thsoe ships and supporting commands with the leadership, manpower, equipment, training, and material needed to achieve operational excellence and conduct prompt, sustained combat operations at sea to ensure victory.
Operations (List)
Maritime Interdiction, Naval Surface Fire Support, Anti Submarine Warfare, Anti Air Warfare, Anti Surface Warfare, Strike Warfare, Theatre Air and Missile Defense, Command and Control Warfare
Maritime Interdiction Operations
units are utilized to board, inspest, and seize vessels suspected
Naval Surface Fire Support
support of ground forces ashore, emplys the Mk 45 54caliber or 62 caliber gun
Anti-Submarine Warfare
layered defense, bow mounted sonar, Mk 46/50 torpedos, SH-60B, and VLA
Anti Air Warfare
relies also on layered defense, uses powerful detection and tracking systems (AEGIS) and SPY-1D radar
Anti Surface Warfare
to achieve sea control/denial, long range warning needed, harpoon
Command and Control Warfare
constant, secure, realtime communication with leadership in the US. gathering, processing, and disseminating information, supported by intelligence.
Strike Warfare
Tomahawk missile, great distances with accuracy
Theatre Air and Missile Defense
use of radar system and long ranged Standard Missiles, to defend friendly forces against threat of missile use
Capabilities
Stealth, Endurance, Firepower, Mobility, Communication
Stealth
difficult to aquire on radar, e.g. DDG
Endurance
either gas or steam, 6000 nautical miles at 20 knots, and can refuel at sea
Firepower
gun mounts, cruise missiles, surface to air missiles, self defense, and surface to surface missiles
Mobility
ability to have control over a situation any in the world

NOTE: most of world's population lives near coast
Communication
data transmission via LINK 4A, LINK 11, and LINK 16

voice transmission via Satellite COMMS, HF, UHF, EHF
Current Projects
DDX, CGX, LCS

X=experiment

same ERGRM and 5 in 62 cal add in EX 171 for littoral warfare
Platforms (list)
CG-47 TICONDEROGA Class Guided Missile Cruiser

DDG-51 ARLEIGH BURKE Class Guidded Missile Destroyer

FFG-7 OLIVER HAZARD PERRY Frigate

CVN-68 Nimitz Class Aircraft Carrier
TICONDEROGA (Visually Identify)
divided superstructure, two masts, 5 in 53 caliber gun forward and aft
ARLEIGH BURKE (Visually Identify)
single gun forward, single superstructure,
OLIVER HAZARD PERRY (Visual Identification)
Hurricanebow, box like superstructure, single mast
Mission of CG-47
Primary: Anti-Air

Secondary: Strike
Mission of DDG-51
Primary: Anti-Air

Secondary: Strike/Anti-Surface
Mission of FFG-7
Primary: Anti-Submarine

Secondary: Anti-Surface
Speed
All 30+ knots except FFG, which is 29+ knots
Weapons they all platforms have in common:
2 Mk-32 NATO torpedo tubes

Mk-16 20mm Phalanx
Location of Phalanx on TICONDEROGA
port and starboard
Location of Phalanx on ARLEIGH BURKE
fwd and aft
Location of Phalanx on OLIVER HAZARD PERRY
aft
Weapons that TICONDEROGA and ARLEIGH BURKE have in common
Mk-45 5in 54 guns

Mk-41 VLS

Mk-141 quadruple Harpoon Canisters
Extra Weapons on TICONDEROGA
Mk-26 dual rail launchers
Extra Weapons on OLIVER HAZARD PERRY
Mk-13 single rail lancher

Mk-75 76mm gun
Power of all except Carrier
4 GE LM-2500 gas turbine engines

(FFG has 2)
Length/Beam of Carrier
1092' and 134'
Mission Spec Cap (TICONDEROGA)
SPY-1D Air Search Radar

Mk-7 AEGIS combat system
Mission Spec Cap (ARLEIGH BURKE)
SPY-1D Air Search Radar

Mk-7 AEGIS Combat System
Mission Spec Cap (OLIVER HAZARD PERRY)
SQS-56 sonar

SQR-19 TACTAS
Power of Nimitz Class Carrier
2 Nuclear Power Plants
Armament of Carrier
4 Sea Sparrow Launchers

3 Phalanx 20 mm mounts (3 in later models)