ROKS Chungmugong Yi Sun-sin (DDH-975)
Chungmugong Yi Sunshin (DDH-975) docked at Apra Harbor, Guam.
|Name:||ROKS Chungmugong Yi Sunshin|
|Operator:||Republic of Korea Navy|
|Builder:||Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering|
|Launched:||22 May 2002|
|Commissioned:||2 December 2003|
|Status:||in active service, as of 2013[update]|
|Class & type:||Chungmugong Yi Sun-sin class destroyer|
|Displacement:||4,800 t (4,700 long tons) standard
5,000 t (4,900 long tons) full load
|Length:||150 m (492 ft 2 in)|
|Beam:||17 m (55 ft 9 in)|
|Propulsion:||Combined diesel or gas|
|Speed:||30 knots (56 km/h; 35 mph)|
Chungmugong Yi Sunshin was part of the first batch of Chungmugong Yi Sun-sin class destroyers that were delivered to the Republic of Korea Navy. She was built by Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering and was launched on 22 May 2002, entering service on 2 December 2003. She is about 150 metres (490 ft) long, 17 metres (56 ft) wide and displaces between 4,800 and 5,000 tons. Her propulsion unit is a CODOG unit, capable of propelling her at speeds of up to 30 knots (35 mph). She has a crew complement of 200. Her armament consists of a 32-cell VLS (with space to install a 64-cell system), a Mk 45 gun, a RAM missile, a Goalkeeper CIWS and eight Harpoon anti-ship missiles. Other systems include an AN/SPS-49 radar, an MW08 radar, and a DSQ-23 sonar.