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USS Coronado (LCS 4)

USS CORONADO is the second INDEPENDENCE - class Littoral Combat Ship and the third ship in the Navy to bear the name.

General Characteristics:Awarded: May 1, 2009
Keel laid: December 17, 2009
Launched: January 14, 2012
Commissioned: April 5, 2014
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 (two crews, a gold and a blue one) and up to 35 mission crew


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Crew List:

This section contains the names of sailors who served aboard USS CORONADO. It is no official listing but contains the names of sailors who submitted their information.


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The photos below were taken by Michael Jenning and show the CORONADO dry-docked at NASSCO, San Diego, Calif., during her Post Shakedown Availability (PSA), on December 27, 2014.



The photos below were taken by Michael Jenning and show the CORONADO at Naval Base San Diego, Calif., on October 2, 2015.



The photos below were taken by Michael Jenning and show the CORONADO participating in the Parade of Ship during Fleet Week San Francisco on October 9, 2015.



The photos below were taken by Michael Jenning on October 10, 2015, during an open ship aboard USS CORONADO as part of Fleet Week San Francisco.

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The photos below were taken by Michael Jenning and show the CORONADO at Naval Base San Diego, Calif., on April 18, 2016.



The photos below were taken by John Rebus (Michael) and show the CORONADO at the Bravo Pier, Naval Air Station North Island, Calif., on June 2, 2016. The CORONADO has recently been equipped with a Boeing RGM-84D Harpoon Block 1C surface-to-surface guided weapon system in front of her superstructure for extended operational testing. A live fire test is planned for July, as part of the RIMPAC 2016 exercise.



The photos below were taken by Michael Jenning and show the CORONADO at Naval Base San Diego, Calif., on September 28, 2018.



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