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U.S.S. TAYLOR

(FFG-50)

PROUD DEFENDER

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USS TAYLOR (FFG-50) - an Oliver Hazard Perry-class frigate

In Commission 1984 to Present

FFG-50 Deployments - Major Events

Add a FFG-50 Shellback Initiation Add a FFG-50 Deployment - Major Event
Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
MAY 1983 Keel Date: 5 MAY 1983
at Bath Iron Works Bath ME
NOV 1983 Launch Date: 5 NOV 1983
NOV 1983 - DEC 1984 Commisioning
DEC 1984 Commissioned: 1 DEC 1984
JAN 1987 - FEB 1987 Blue Nose - Artic Circle
JAN 1987 - JUN 1987 StaNavForLant
JAN 1988 - NOV 1991 Desert Shield
JUN 1995 - JUN 1995 BALTOPS
OCT 1999 - APR 2000 Mediterranean-Indian Ocean-Persian Gulf

FFG-50 General Specifications

Class: Oliver Hazard Perry-class frigate

Named for: Commander Jesse J. Taylor

Complement: 15 Officers and 190 Enlisted

Displacement: 4100 tons

Length: 453 feet

Beam: 45 feet

Flank Speed: over 29 knots

Range: 5 000 nautical miles