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KILAUEA (AE 26)
AMMUNITION SHIP
VESSEL STATUS
Class: AE 26 UIC: 05838
Status: Disposed of in support of Fleet training exercise Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 07/22/2012 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: General Dynamics Corp.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 03/30/1965 Commission Date: 08/10/1968
Keel Date: 03/10/1966 Inactivation Date: 09/15/2008
Launch Date: 08/09/1967 Decommission Date: 10/01/1980
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 44.9 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
12.0
Delivery Date: 06/12/1968 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 44.1 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 09/15/2008
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 564 ft Waterline Length: 540 ft
Extreme Beam: 81 ft Waterline Beam: 81 ft
Max Navigational Draft: 31 ft Draft Limit: 28 ft
Light Displacement: 11915 tons Full Displacement: 20169 tons
Dead Weight: 8254 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 1
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Steam Turbines
Accommodations: Officers: 28
Enlisted: 375
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian:
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 09/24/2012
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