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RAINIER (AOE 7)
FAST COMBAT SUPPORT SHIP
VESSEL STATUS
Class: AOE 6 UIC: 21872
Status: Out of Service, in Reserve Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 09/30/2016 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: B Berth: NAVSEA Inactive Ships On-site Maintenance Office, Bremerton, WA
Force:
Builder: National Steel & Shipbuilding Corp.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 11/03/1988 Commission Date: 01/21/1995
Keel Date: 05/31/1990 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 09/28/1991 Decommission Date: 08/29/2003
Age (since Launch) 25.9 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
8.0
Delivery Date: 08/25/1994 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) 23.0 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date:
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 754 ft Waterline Length: 730 ft
Extreme Beam: 107 ft Waterline Beam: 107 ft
Max Navigational Draft: 40 ft Draft Limit: 41 ft
Light Displacement: 20674 tons Full Displacement: 50736 tons
Dead Weight: 30062 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 2
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Gas Turbines
Accommodations: Officers: 45
Enlisted: 663
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: NAVSEA INACTIVE SHIPS ON-SITE MAINTENANCE OFFICE, BREMERTON, WA
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments: AOE 7 WAS DECOMMISSIONED ON 8/29/2003 AND PLACED IN SERVICE BY MILITARY SEALIFT COMMAND (MSC) ON 8/29/2003. AOE 7 WAS PLACED OUT OF SERVICE BY MSC ON 9/30/2016.
Last Updated: 10/13/2016
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