USS LITTLE ROCK is the fifth FREEDOM - class Littoral Combat Ship and the second ship in the Navy named after the city of Little Rock in Arkansas.
|General Characteristics:||Awarded: December 29, 2010|
|Keel laid: June 27, 2013|
|Launched: July 18, 2015|
|Commissioned: December 16, 2017|
|Builder: Marinette Marine, Marinette, Wis.|
|Propulsion system: two gas turbine engines, two diesel engines, waterjets|
|Length: 377 feet (115 meters)|
|Beam: 57.4 feet (17.5 meters)|
|Draft: 13.5 feet (4.13 meters)|
|Displacement: approx. 3,000 tons full load|
|Speed: 45 knots|
|Armament: one Mk-110 57mm gun, one RAM system, two Mk-46 30mm chain guns|
|Aircraft: two MH-60 helicopters|
|Homeport: Mayport, Fla.|
|Crew: approx. 50 core crew (two crews) plus mission crew|
This section contains the names of sailors who served aboard USS LITTLE ROCK. It is no official listing but contains the names of sailors who submitted their information.
USS LITTLE ROCK Image Gallery:
The photos below were taken by Michael Jenning on May 25, 2018, during an open ship event aboard USS LITTLE ROCK (LCS 9) as part of Fleet Week New York.
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