Accession Number : AD1019497


Title :   LPD 17 San Antonio Class Amphibious Transport Dock (LPD 17)


Descriptive Note : Technical Report


Corporate Author : U.S. Navy Washington United States


Personal Author(s) : Plath,Darren


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/1019497.pdf


Report Date : 01 Dec 2015


Pagination or Media Count : 36


Abstract : The LPD 17 San Antonio Class Amphibious Transport Dock Ship (LPD 17) is the functional replacement for the LPD 4, LSD36, LKA 113, and LST 1179 Classes of Amphibious Ships for embarking, transporting and landing elements of a Marine landing force in an assault by helicopters, landing craft, amphibious vehicles, and by a combination of these methods to conduct the primary amphibious warfare mission.


Descriptors :   BUDGETS , NAVAL VESSELS (COMBATANT) , AMPHIBIOUS SHIPS , test and evaluation , procurement , contracts , military acquisition , shipbuilding , cost estimates , costs , navy , production , conversion


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE