Charger class escort aircraft carrier (USN, CVE-30)

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Charger class escort aircraft carrier

specifications

Displacement: (Charger) 11,800t standard; 15,126t full load
Dimensions: 141.73m wl, 149.96m oa x 21.18m wl, 33.88m maxx 7.66m full load
Machinery: (Charger) 1-shaft diesel, 8500bhp = 16.5kts. Oil 1365-3061t
Armament: 3-4in (Long Island 1-4in, 2-3in/50), 10-20mm (Long Island 4-0.5in), 36 (Long Island 16) aircraft. See notes
Complement: 856

unit

No Name Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate Note
CVE-30 Charger Sun SB, Chester 19 Jan 1940 1 Mar 1941 3 Mar 1942 15 Mar 1946 Decommssioned ex-BAVG-4, ex-Rio de Janeiro