USS Miguel Keith (ESB 5)

Quick Facts

  • Third ship in the Louis B Puller Class
  • Keel Laying: January 30, 2018
  • Christening: October 19, 2019
  • Acquired by USNS: November 15, 2019
  • Builder: National Steel and Shipbuilding Company, San Diego, CA
  • Class: Expeditionary Transport Dock
  • Displacement: Approx. 90,000 long tons
  • Length: 785 ft
  • Beam: 164 ft
  • Draft: 34.4 ft
  • Propulsion: Commercial Diesel
  • Complement: 34 Civilian Marines; 250 Military (Mission Dependent)
  • Aviation: Four-spot flight deck and hangar