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HOPPING (APD 51)
(ex - DE 155)
HIGH SPEED TRANSPORT
VESSEL STATUS
Class: APD 37 UIC: 02855
Status: Disposed of by scrapping, dismantling Fleet:
Date Status Changed: Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Naval Shipyard Norfolk
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 01/10/1942 Commission Date:
Keel Date: 12/15/1942 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 03/10/1943 Decommission Date: 05/05/1947
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) Years from Commission
to Decommission:
Delivery Date: 06/06/1943 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 09/01/1964
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 306 ft Waterline Length:
Extreme Beam: 37 ft Waterline Beam:
Max Navigational Draft: 9 ft Draft Limit:
Light Displacement: Full Displacement:
Dead Weight:
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 2
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: none
Accommodations: Officers:
Enlisted:
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian:
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 02/14/2002
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