Fictional USS Kidd major re-build c.1995

You know how to build a ship better then the designers, show it here.
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June 3rd, 2018, 7:20 pm #21

Phoenix04 wrote: How hard would it have been to add a Kidd class sensor fit to the Spruance class?  A Mk41 VLS fit with search and fire control radars would be rather handy.
Probably not too difficult. It's a matter of upgrading the AN/SPS-40 to an AN/SPS-48, and swapping AN/SPS-65 for the Sea Sparrow for two AN/SPG-51 radars for Standard. The Kidds fit that on what is basically a standard Spruance superstructure.