::::  Modern Warships - UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
TARAWA
Code - N621
1.75  
Qty
Date - 1976
Type - LHA
Description - U.S.S. TARAWA - LHA N621 Completed 1976. Sisters:Nassau, Saipan Belleau Wood, & Pelelieu (ex-Da Nang). Displacement 39,967 tons Armament 2 x 5" Mk 45, 6 x 25mm 2 x Vulcan Phalanx Aircraft 19 Sea Stallion or 26 Sea Knight. Can be replaced by Harriers as required. Speed 24 knots Can carry up to 1900 troops.