Amphibious Transport Dock

LPD 23  -  USS Anchorage

 

 

LPD-23 USS Anchorage patch crest insignia badge

lpd 23 uss anchorage san antonio class amphibious transport dock landing ship huntington ingalls us navy

Type, Class:

 

Amphibious Transport Dock (LPD); San Antonio - class;

planned and built as LPD-23

Builder:

 

Huntington Ingalls Industries, Avondale Operations, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA

STATUS:

 

Awarded: June 1, 2006

Laid down: September 24, 2007

Launched: February 12, 2011

Commissioned: May 4, 2013

IN SERVICE / PACIFIC FLEET

Homeport:

 

San Diego Naval Base, California

Namesake:

 

named after and in honor of the City of Anchorage, Alaska

Ship's Motto:

 

NIL FATO RELINQUEMUS  ‘we leave nothing to chance’

Technical Data:

(Measures, Propulsion,

Armament, Aviation, etc.)

 

see: INFO > San Antonio - class Amphibious Transport Dock

 

ship images

 

lpd 23 uss anchorage san antonio class amphibious transport dock commissioning ceremony may 4 2013

commissionig ceremony - Anchorage, Alaska - May 4, 2013

 

uss anchorage lpd 23 amphibious transport dock us navy commissioning ceremony

commissionig ceremony - Anchorage, Alaska - May 4, 2013

 

lpd 23 uss anchorage san antonio class amphibious transport dock us navy

Gulf of Mexico - May 2012

 

lpd 23 uss anchorage mv-22 osprey hmm-161 flight deck operations

MV-22 Osprey (HMM-161) lifts of from the flight deck of USS Anchorage - April 2013

 

lpd 23 uss pcu anchorage san antonio class amphibious transport dock san diego

PCU Anchorage (LPD 23) arrives in its new homeport of San Diego. Anchorage, the second ship bearing the name, is scheduled

to have its commissioning ceremony in its namesake city of Anchorage, Alaska, May 2013 - San Diego, California - November 2012

 

uss pcu anchorage lpd 23 san antonio class amphibious transport dock us navy

Guantanamo Bay, Cuba - November 2012

 

LPD-23 USS Anchorage amphibious transport dock Avondale Louisiana 2012

Avondale, Louisiana - April 2012 (Huntington Ingalls photo via USN)

 

USS Anchorage LPD-23 San Antonio class amphibious transport dock

New Orleans, Louisiana - February 2011 (Huntington Ingalls photo)

 

LPD-23 USS Anchorage Huntington Ingalls Avondale

New Orleans, Louisiana - February 2011 (Huntington Ingalls photo)

 

LPD-23 USS Anchorage San Antonio class

New Orleans, Louisiana - February 2011 (Huntington Ingalls Industries photo via USN)

 

LPD-23 USS Anchorage construction Huntington Ingalls Avondale LA

during construction (Huntington Ingalls Industries photo via USN)

 

USS Anchorage LPD-23 amphibious transport dock

during construction (Huntington Ingalls Industries photo via USN)

 

LPD-23 USS Anchorage Huntington Ingalls

during construction (Huntington Ingalls Industries photo via USN)

 

LPD-23 USS Anchorage San Antonio class

LPD 23 under construction at Northrop Grumman Ship Systems, Avondale (Huntington Ingalls photo)

 

 

History:

USS Anchorage (LPD 23):

 

 

patches

 

 

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