GUIDED MISSILE DESTROYER
USS MUSTIN is the eleventh Flight IIA ARLEIGH BURKE - class guided missile destroyer and the second ship in the Navy to honor the Mustin family who have recorded a rich and honorable tradition of naval service. General Characteristics: Awarded: March 6, 1998 Keel laid: January 15, 2001 Launched: December 12, 2001 Commissioned: July 26, 2003 Builder: Ingalls Shipbuilding, West Bank, Pascagoula, Miss. Propulsion system: four General Electric LM 2500 gas turbine engines Propellers: two Length: 508,5 feet (155 meters) Beam: 67 feet (20.4 meters) Draft: 30,5 feet (9.3 meters) Displacement: approx. 9,200 tons full load Speed: 32 knots Aircraft: two SH-60 (LAMPS 3) helicopters Armament: one Mk-45 5"/62 caliber lightweight gun, two Mk-41 VLS for Standard missiles and Tomahawk ASM/LAM, two 20mm Phalanx CIWS, two Mk-32 triple torpedo tubes for Mk-50 and Mk-46 torpedoes Homeport: Yokosuka, Japan Crew: approx. 380
SIZE: 5" X 4"