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ARTISAN (AFDB 1)
(ex - ABSD 1, SECTION A, G, H, I & J)
LARGE AUXILIARY FLOATING DRY DOCK (N-S-P)
VESSEL STATUS
Class: AFDB 1 UIC: 05001
Status: Disposed of, sold for scrapping Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 06/01/1978 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Naval Shipyard Pearl Harbor
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: Commission Date:
Keel Date: Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: Decommission Date:
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) Years from Commission
to Decommission:
Delivery Date: 07/01/1943 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 34.9 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 06/01/1977
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 256 ft Waterline Length: 256 ft
Extreme Beam: 400 ft Waterline Beam: 400 ft
Max Navigational Draft: Draft Limit: 9 ft
Light Displacement: 16750 tons Full Displacement:
Dead Weight:
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers:
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: none
Accommodations: Officers:
Enlisted:
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: SCHOOLS, ORGANIZATIONS AND PRIVATE ENTERPRISES
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments: AFDB-1, SECTION B RECLASSED TO IX-534 ON 10/10/2002.
Last Updated: 07/25/2002
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