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USNS Brunswick (T-EPF-6)
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USNS Brunswick (T-JHSV-6) (2014 - 2015)


EPF-1 Class Expeditionary Fast Transport:
  • Laid down, date unknown, by Austal USA in Mobile, AL.
  • Christened USNS Brunswick (T-JHSV-6), 9 May 2015, at Mobile, AL.
  • Launched, 19 May 2015
  • Delivered, 14 January 2016
    Specifications:
    Displacement 1,670 t.(lt)
    Length 337' 11"
    Beam 93' 6"
    Draft 12' 7"
    Speed 43 kts
    Complement 22 Civilian Mariners, capable of 42
    Troop Capacity
    104 embarked force berths
    312 embarked seating capacity
    Cargo Capacity 600 short tons in 20,000 sq. ft.
    Aircraft Capacity two helicopters (one medium folded in helo parking area and one on deck)
    Propulsion
    four MTU 20V8000 M71L Diesel engines
    four ZF 60000NR2H reduction gears
    four Wartsila WLD 1400 SR waterjets

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    USNS Brunswick (T-JHSV-6)
    Brunswick 119k Lee Booterbaugh, Ship Sponsor, breaks the traditional bottle of Champagne over the bow of Brunswick (JHSV-6) during the ships' Christening at Austal USA, Mobile, AL., 9 May 2015, and platform participants. Lee Wahler
    Brunswick 168k
    Brunswick 39k Brunswick (JHSV-6) being rolled out of Austal USA’s facility at Mobile, AL., 19 May 2015. Lee Wahler
    Brunswick 392k Floatoff completed, Brunswick (JHSV-6) is moved by tugs 19 May 2015 back to the shipyard to complete the fitting-out process Lee Wahler
    USNS Brunswick (T-EPF-6)
    Brunswick 196k Expeditionary Fast Transport vessels, USNS Trenton (T-EPF-5) and USNS Brunswick (T-EPF-6) moored at Joint Expeditionary Base Little Creek-Fort Story.
    US Navy photo # 160422-N-CX372-010 VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (April 22, 2016) by Brian Suriani
    Lee Wahler
    Brunswick 171k USNS Brunswick (T-EPF-6) docking pierside at Brunswick, GA. during the Blessing of the Fleet, 8 May 2016.
    Photo by Reb1981 (real name unknown).
    Robert Hurst
    Brunswick 244k USNS Brunswick (T-EPF-6) departs Joint Expeditionary Base Little Creek-Fort Story in Virginia Beach, VA. Brunswick is under way for her first overseas deployment.
    US Navy photo # 170130-N-OH262-976 VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (Jan. 30, 2017) by Bill Mesta
    Lee Wahler

    USNS Brunswick (T-JHSV-6 / T-EPF-6)
    Dictionary of American Naval Fighting Ships
    Crew Contact And Reunion Information
    U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log

    Additional Resources and Web Sites of Interest
    U. S. Navy Fact File - Expeditionary Fast Transport
    Joint High Speed Vessel (JHSV) and Mobile Landing Platform (MLP) Program Overviews
    Aerospace & Defense Intelligence Report - Joint High Speed Vessel (JHSV)
    USNS Brunswick Christening Program
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