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PEO Ships Joint High Speed Vessel (JHSV)


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General Characteristics
The JHSV Program will provide high speed, shallow draft transportation capability to support the intra-theater maneuver of personnel, supplies and equipment for the U. S. Navy, Marine Corps, and Army.

Builder: Austal USA

Propulsion: Water Jet

Length: 103 Meters (338 feet)

Beam: 28.5 meters (93.5 feet)

Displacement: 600 short tons 1,200 nautical miles

Draft: < 15 feet (4.57 meters)

Speed: 35-40 knots

Range: Self deploy

Hull Material: Aluminum

Crew: 22-40 civilian mariners

Ships:
JHSV 1 (SPEARHEAD) delivered to MSC
JHSV 2 (CHOCTAW COUNTY) delivered to MSC
JHSV 3 (MILLINOCKET) under construction
JHSV 4 (FALL RIVER) under construction
JHSV 5 (TRENTON) under construction
JHSV 6 (BRUNSWICK) contract awarded
JHSV 7 (CARSON CITY) contract awarded
JHSV 8 (YUMA) contract awarded
JHSV 9 (BISMARK) contract awarded
JHSV 10 (BURLINGTON) contract awarded

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