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USNS Brunswick (JHSV-6)
USNS Brunswick (JHSV-6) at Austal USA in May 2015
USNS Brunswick (JHSV-6)
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Name: USNS Brunswick
Operator: Military Sealift Command
Awarded: 30 June 2011[1]
Builder: Austal USA
Laid down: 2 December 2014[1]
Launched: 19 May 2015[1]
Status: Under construction
General characteristics
Class & type: Spearhead class Joint High Speed Vessel
Length: 103.0 m (337 ft 11 in)
Beam: 28.5 m (93 ft 6 in)
Draft: 3.83 m (12 ft 7 in)
Propulsion: 4 × MTU 20V8000 M71L diesel engines
4 × ZF 60000NR2H reduction gears
Speed: 43 knots (80 km/h; 49 mph)
Troops: 312
Crew: Capacity of 41, 22 in normal service
Aviation facilities: Landing pad for medium helicopter

USNS Brunswick is the sixth Spearhead-class Joint High Speed Vessel,[1] to be operated by the Military Sealift Command.[2] It will be the fourth ship in naval service named after Brunswick, Georgia.[3]

Brunswick is under construction at Austal USA in Mobile, Alabama. It was launched on 19 May 2015 and is expected to be delivered before the end of 2015.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 "Brunswick". Naval Vessel Register. http://www.nvr.navy.mil/nvrships/details/JHSV6.htm. Retrieved 24 June 2015. 
  2. 2.0 2.1 "Future USNS Brunswick (JHSV 6) Launched". Team Ships Public Affairs, U.S. Navy. 19 May 2015. http://www.navy.mil/submit/display.asp?story_id=87196. Retrieved 24 June 2015. 
  3. "Secretary of the Navy Names Multiple Ships". U.S. Department of Defense. 12 April 2013. http://www.defense.gov/releases/release.aspx?releaseid=15932. Retrieved 24 June 2015. 

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