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EL PASO (LKA 117)
(ex - AKA 117)
AMPHIBIOUS CARGO SHIP
VESSEL STATUS
Class: LKA 113 UIC: 20004
Status: Stricken, to be disposed of Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 08/31/2015 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: X Berth: NAVSEA Inactive Ships On-site Maintenance Office, Philadelphia, PA
Force:
Builder: Newport News Shipbuilding
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 08/22/1966 Commission Date: 01/17/1970
Keel Date: 10/22/1968 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 05/17/1969 Decommission Date: 04/21/1994
Age (since Launch) 48.3 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
24.0
Delivery Date: 12/20/1969 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) 47.7 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 08/31/2015
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 576 ft Waterline Length: 550 ft
Extreme Beam: 82 ft Waterline Beam: 82 ft
Max Navigational Draft: 26 ft Draft Limit: 28 ft
Light Displacement: 10216 tons Full Displacement: 18589 tons
Dead Weight: 8373 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 1
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Steam Turbine
Accommodations: Officers: 34
Enlisted: 375
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: NAVSEA INACTIVE SHIPS ON-SITE MAINTENANCE OFFICE, PHILADELPHIA, PA
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 09/08/2015
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