Landing Ship Tank
The USS Schenectady (LST-1185) was the fifth Newport class tank landing ship built. She was delivered to the Navy on 1 May 1970 and commissioned on 13 June. Schenectady operated in support of American forces in Vietnam and Operations Desert Shield and Desert Storm. She was commissioned on 13 June 1970. She was decommissioned on 15 December 1993 and laid up in reserve at Naval Inactive Ship Maintenance Facility Pearl Harbor, HI. Ex-Schenectady was sunk as a target on 23 November 2004 in operation Resultant Fury, the first time ever a B-52 has gone out and dropped self-designated, laser guided weapons on a moving ship.
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