USS TULSA is the eighth INDEPENDENCE - class Littoral Combat Ship and the third ship in the Navy named for the city in Oklahoma.
|General Characteristics:||Awarded: December 29, 2010|
|Keel laid: January 11, 2016|
|Launched: March 16, 2017|
|Commissioned: February 16, 2019|
|Builder: Austal USA, Mobile, Ala.|
|Propulsion system: two LM2500 gas turbine engines, two diesel engines, four waterjets|
|Length: 418 feet (127.5 meters)|
|Beam: 104 feet (31.5 meters)|
|Draft: 13 feet (4 meters)|
|Displacement: approx. 3,104 tons full load|
|Speed: 47 knots|
|Armament: one Mk-110 57mm gun, one SeaRAM CIWS|
|Aircraft: two MH-60 helicopters|
|Homeport: San Diego, Calif.|
|Crew: 8 officers, 32 enlisted|
This section contains the names of sailors who served aboard USS TULSA. It is no official listing but contains the names of sailors who submitted their information.
USS TULSA Image Gallery:
The photos below were taken by Shiu On Yee on February 15, 2019, during a tour of the PCU TULSA at San Francisco's Pier 30. The TULSA was commissioned one day later on February 16, 2019.
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