amphibious assault ship

navio de assalto anfíbio, navio-aeródromo de helicópteros de assalto

English-Portuguese dictionary of military terminology. 2014.

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  • Amphibious assault ship — Six of the U.S. Navy s assault ships in formation; lead ship and the ship seen to its left are Tarawa class, all others are Wasp class An amphibious assault ship (also referred to as a commando carrier or an amphibious assault carrier) is a type… …   Wikipedia

  • amphibious assault ship (general purpose) — A naval ship designed to embark, deploy, and land elements of a landing force in an assault by helicopters, landing craft, amphibious vehicles, and by combinations of these methods. Designated as “LHA” or with internal dock as “LHD.” …   Military dictionary

  • Mistral class amphibious assault ship — The Mistral in Toulon harbour Class overview Name: Mistral Builders: STX Europe …   Wikipedia

  • Future Canadian amphibious assault ship — The Canadian Amphibious Assault Ship Project is a project designed to give Canada a sealift, mobile command and control platform, amphibious assault capability. The program as envisioned would be a $1,000,000,000 program to purchase an amphibious …   Wikipedia

  • Tarawa class amphibious assault ship — The Tarawa class amphibious assault ships are currently in the service of the United States Navy. The ships were constructed by Ingalls Shipbuilding, at Pascagoula, Mississippi.The Tarawa class formed the basis for the later Wasp class. They can… …   Wikipedia

  • America class amphibious assault ship — The America class amphibious assault ships are planned to replace the Tarawa class. Based on the USS|Makin Island|LHD 8, the LHA 6 will be a gas turbine powered ship supporting a Marine Expeditionary Brigade with launch capacity for V 22 Osprey… …   Wikipedia

  • Wasp class amphibious assault ship — The Wasp class amphibious assault ships of the United States Navy are designed to land forces on hostile shores, and they are the largest vessels of this type in service anywhere in the world. They are named after former aircraft carriers, US… …   Wikipedia

  • Iwo Jima class amphibious assault ship — The Iwo Jima class helicopter landing platform ships (LPH) of the United States Navy were the first amphibious assault ships designed and built as dedicated helicopter carriers, capable of operating up to 20 helicopters to carry up to 1,800… …   Wikipedia

  • Dokdo class amphibious assault ship — ROKS Dokdo (LPH 6111) moored at Busan in August 2009. Class overview Name: Dokdo Class LPH Builders …   Wikipedia

  • Amphibious warfare ship — Infobox Aviation name = Amphibious warfare ship caption = Essex Amphibious Ready Group in the Pacific Ocean. Pictured left to right, the USS Germantown (LSD 42), USS Essex (LHD 2), USS Juneau (LPD 10), and the USS Fort McHenry (LSD 43).… …   Wikipedia

  • amphibious aviation assault ship — An amphibious assault ship, landing platform helicopter; general purpose amphibious assault ship; or general purpose amphibious assault ship (with internal dock) …   Military dictionary

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