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MAUNA KEA (AE 22)
AMMUNITION SHIP
VESSEL STATUS
Class: AE 21 UIC: 08822
Status: Disposed of in support of Fleet training exercise Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 07/12/2006 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Bethlehem Steel Corp.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 06/04/1954 Commission Date: 03/30/1957
Keel Date: 05/16/1955 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 05/03/1956 Decommission Date: 06/30/1995
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 50.2 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
38.0
Delivery Date: 03/30/1957 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 49.3 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 12/12/1996
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 511 ft Waterline Length: 486 ft
Extreme Beam: 72 ft Waterline Beam: 72 ft
Max Navigational Draft: 27 ft Draft Limit: 29 ft
Light Displacement: 9286 tons Full Displacement: 15728 tons
Dead Weight: 6442 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 1
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Steam Turbines
Accommodations: Officers: 23
Enlisted: 324
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: US NAVY
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 07/17/2006
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