USN Large Future Surface Combatant: Stealthy Large Burke | WIP

USN Large Future Surface Combatant: Stealthy Large Burke | WIP

DanTheMan
Description
An Arleigh Burke-based replacement for the Ticonderoga-class cruiser, inspired by the high-end proposal from the 90s Destroyer Variant study and comparable to the Chinese Type 055/Renhai-class cruiser/destroyer. Modifications from the existing Flight IIA (hangar-equipped) hull include: •20m segment inserted amidships (internal volume, hydrodynamics) •main-deck helipad+hangar, enclosed+bow superstructure (low RCS) •14' AN/SPY-6 (+X-band), x2 Advanced Enclosed Mast/Sensor (AEMS) •128 (4×32) Mark 57 peripheral VLS cells, moved to the superstructure •155 mm Advanced Gun System in place of the bow 5" gun for BVR NGS Uses workshop components (take credit in the comments); remixed from 3dwarehouse.sketchup.com/model/33f4d31a559bc07fc1ccec171a275967 #AEGIS #Arleigh_Burke #Ticonderoga #CGX #cruiser #DDG #destroyer #maritime #military #navy #ship #warship
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