USS Normandy (CG 60) Departs Naval Station Norfolk

USS Normandy

USS Normandy (CG 60) departs Naval Station Norfolk for a scheduled deployment.

USS Normandy is a Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser in the service of the United States Navy. Armed with naval guns and anti-air, anti-surface, and anti-submarine missiles, plus other weapons, she is equipped for surface-to-air, surface-to-surface, and anti-submarine warfare.
Length: 173 m
Construction started: April 7, 1987
Homeport: Norfolk, Virginia
Commissioned: 9 December 1989
Motto: Vanguard of Victory
Aircraft carried: 2 × Sikorsky SH-60B or MH-60R Seahawk LAMPS III helicopters

Credit to : Commander, U.S. 2nd Fleet