Virginia class cruisers (USN, CGN-38)

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Virginia class cruisers

specifications

Displacement: 11,000t full load
Dimensions: 170.7m wl, 178.3m oa x 19.2m x 6.4m
Machinery: 2-shaft nuclear: 2 D2G reactors, 2 geared turbines, approx 60,000shp = 30+kts
Armament: 2 Standard SAM/ASW systems (2x2, 24 missiles forward, 44 in ASROC aft), 2-5in/54 (2x1), 6-12.75in Mk 32 ASW TT (2x3,, 14 torpedoes), 1 helicopter
Sensors: Radar SPS-40, SPS-55, 2 SPG-51, SPG-60, SPQ-9; sonar SQS-53
Complement: 519

units

No Name Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate Note
CGN-38 Virginia Newport News 19 Aug 1972 14 Dec 1974 11 Sept 1976 10 Nov 1994 stricken
CGN-39 Texas Newport News 18 Aug 1973 9 Aug 1975 10 Sept 1977 16 Jul 1993 stricken
CGN-40 Mississippi Newport News 22 Feb 1975 31 Jul 1976 5 Aug 1978 28 Jul 1997 stricken
CGN-41 Arkansas Newport News 17 Jan 1977 21 Oct 1978 18 Oct 1980 7 Jul 1998 stricken