U.S.S. Ticonderoga

From the "Dictionary of American Naval Fighting Ships,"
(1981) Vol.7, p.187

Displacement: 8,910 t.
Length: 563'
Beam: 55'
Draft: 29'
Speed: 30+k.
Armament 2 5"; 2 Phalanx (CIWS; 1 launcher for Standard Harpoon; ASROC; 6 15.5" torpedo tubes

The fifth Ticonderoga (CG-47) was laid down on 21 January 1980 at Pascagoula, Miss., by the Ingalls Shipbuilding Division of Litton Industries and was scheduled to be launched in March 1981. Her projected delivery date was January 1983.
Launched on 25 April 1981, TICONDEROGA was commissioned on 22 January 1983. As of December 1997, she is homeported in Pascagoula, Mississippi.