This information resides on a DoD interest computer. Important conditions, restrictions, and disclaimers apply

Privacy and Security Notice

RUCHAMKIN (LPR 89)
(ex - DE 228, APD 89)
AMPHIBIOUS TRANSPORT, SMALL
VESSEL STATUS
Class: LPR 87 UIC: 02928
Status: Disposed of through the Security Assistance Program (SAP), transferred, cash sale, ex-US fleet hull foreign military sale case number assigned Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 03/01/1978 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Naval Shipyard Philadelphia
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 06/08/1942 Commission Date: 09/16/1945
Keel Date: 02/14/1944 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 06/15/1944 Decommission Date: 11/24/1969
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 33.8 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
24.0
Delivery Date: 09/28/1945 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 32.5 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 10/31/1977
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 306 ft Waterline Length: 300 ft
Extreme Beam: 37 ft Waterline Beam: 36 ft
Max Navigational Draft: 13 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: COLOMBIA
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 02/15/2002
To learn more about current U.S. Navy ship types visit: