Ticonderoga-Class Cruisers

Contributed by Else Martin

1994 – Ingalls, 5 delivered total 317 vessels delivered to date.
Jan 31 – USS Port Royal (CG 73) Aegis Guided Missile Cruiser, U. S. Navy

Pacific Battleship Center - Battleship USS Iowa's photo.

July 9th, 1994 – USS Port Royal (CG 73) is commissioned at Savannah, Ga. The guided-missile cruiser is the 27th and last ship of the Ticonderoga-class cruisers.Named after American Revolutionary and Civil War battles at Port Royal Sound, S.C., the ship is homeported at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii.