Category:USS Harlan County (LST-1196) (ship, 1972)

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  • Awarded: 15 July 1966
  • Keel laid: 7 November 1970
  • Launched: 24 July 1971
  • Commissioned: 8 April 1972
  • Decommissioned: 14 April 1995
  • Builder: National Steel and Shipbuilding Company, San Diego, Calif. (USA)
  • Propulsion system: 6 diesels; 16,000 horsepower; bow thruster
  • Propellers: two and one bow thruster screw
  • Length: 159 meters
  • Length over derrick arms: 171 meters
  • Beam: 21.2 meters
  • Draft: 5.3 meters
  • Displacement: approx. 8500 tons
  • Speed: 20 knots
  • Aircraft: helicopter platform only
  • Armament: one 20mm Phalanx CIWS, 4 3-inch/.50-caliber guns
  • Crew: 14 officers, 210 enlisted and approx. 350 embarked troops