U.S.S. VICKSBURG

(CG-69)

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USS VICKSBURG (CG-69) - a Ticonderoga-class cruiser

In Commission 1992 to Present

CG-69 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
MAY 1990 - Keel Date: 30 MAY 1990
at Ingalls Shipbuilding Pascagoula MS
SEP 1991 - Launch Date: 7 SEP 1991
NOV 1992 - Commissioned: 14 NOV 1992
FEB 2002 - SEP 2002 Desert Storm
FEB 2002 - SEP 2002 operation enduring freedom (OEF)
DEC 2005 - JUN 2006 Mediterranean-Indian Ocean-Persian Gulf
AUG 2007 - JAN 2008 Mediterranean-Indian Ocean-Persian Gulf
FEB 2009 - AUG 2009 Mediterranean-Indian Ocean-Persian Gulf

CG-69 General Specifications

Class: Ticonderoga-class cruiser

Named for: Battle of Vicksburg

Complement: 33 Officers and 357 Enlisted

Displacement: 9600 tons

Length: 567 feet

Beam: 55 feet

Flank Speed: 32 Knots