Austal USA Photo
USS MOBILE is the 13th INDEPENDENCE - class Littoral Combat Ship and the fifth ship in the Navy named for the city in Alabama.
|General Characteristics:||Awarded: March 31, 2016|
|Keel laid: December 14, 2018|
|Launched: January 10, 2020|
|Commissioned: May 22, 2021|
|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 MOBILE. It is no official listing but contains the names of sailors who submitted their information.
USS MOBILE Image Gallery:
The photos below were taken by Sebastian Thoma and show the USS MOBILE at Naval Base San Diego, Calif., on November 28, 2021, and one day later after departure from the Naval Base heading for the Pacific for a 4-day underway.
The photos below were taken by Michael Jenning and show the USS MOBILE at Naval Base San Diego, Calif., on December 28, 2021.
The photo below was taken by Michael Jenning and shows the USS MOBILE at Naval Base San Diego, Calif., on May 29, 2022.