USCGC Cushing (WPB-1321)

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Career (United States)
Name: USCGC Cushing
Namesake: Cushing Island, Maine
Status: Active in service as of 2010
General characteristics
Class & type: Island-class patrol boat
Displacement: 168 tons
Length: 110 feet
Beam: 21 feet
Propulsion: 2 diesel engines
Speed: 28 knots
Complement: 2 officers, 14 enlisted
Armament: 25 mm Mk 38 machine gun, 2 .50 cal M2 machine guns

USCGC Cushing (WPB-1321) is a 110-foot Island-class patrol boat of the United States Coast Guard. She was built at Bollinger Shipyards in Lockport, Louisiana, in the Spring of 1988 and commissioned on Aug. 4, 1988, at Coast Guard Base Mobile, Alabama. She is currently homeported in San Juan, Puerto Rico.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "USCGC CUSHING (WPB 1321)". Retrieved 29 June 2010.