Spain (as Casto Mendez Nunez); United States
USS O'Hare (DD-889)
Offshore bombardment / attack of surface targets / areas primarily through onboard ballistic weaponry.
Offshore strike of surface targets primarily through onboard missile / rocket weaponry.
Active patroling of vital waterways and maritime areas; can also serve as local deterrence against airborne and seaborne threats.
Airspace Denial / Deterrence
Neutralization or deterrence of airborne elements through onboard ballistic of missile weaponry.
Serving in support (either firepower or material) of the main surface fleet in Blue Water environments.
4 x Boilers feeding General Electric geared steam turbines developing 60,000 horsepower and driving 2 x Shafts under stern.
(5,180 miles | 8,336 km)
1 knot = 1.15 mph; 1 nm = 1.15 mile; 1 nm = 1.85 km
6 x 5" /38 caliber main guns in three double-gunned turrets.
12 x 40mm Bofors Anti-Aircraft (AA) guns in two quadruple-gunned emplacements and two twin-gunned emplacements.
11 x 20mm Oerlikon AA guns in single-gunned emplacements.
10 x 21" (533mm) torpedo tubes in two quintuple launchers.
6 x Depth charge projectors
2 x Depth charge racks