Accession Number:

ADA614841

Title:

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

Descriptive Note:

Selected acquisition rept.

Corporate Author:

NAVY PEO (SHIPS) WASHINGTON NAVY YARD DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2013-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

34.0

Abstract:

The LPD 17 San Antonio Class Amphibious Transport Dock Ship is the functional replacement for the LPD 4, LSD 36, 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.

Subject Categories:

  • Marine Engineering
  • Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE