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MOUNT HOOD (AE 29)
AMMUNITION SHIP
VESSEL STATUS
Class: AE 26 UIC: 20112
Status: Disposed of by Navy title transfer to the Maritime Administration Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 11/29/2001 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth: Suisun Bay Reserve Fleet, Benecia, CA
Force:
Builder: Bethlehem Steel Corp.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 01/28/1966 Commission Date: 05/01/1971
Keel Date: 05/08/1967 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 07/01/1968 Decommission Date: 08/10/1999
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 33.3 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
28.0
Delivery Date: 04/16/1971 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 30.6 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 08/10/1999
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 564 ft Waterline Length: 540 ft
Extreme Beam: 81 ft Waterline Beam: 81 ft
Max Navigational Draft: 27 ft Draft Limit: 28 ft
Light Displacement: 10312 tons Full Displacement: 18664 tons
Dead Weight: 8352 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 1
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Steam Turbines
Accommodations: Officers: 28
Enlisted: 390
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: MARITIME ADMINISTRATION (NATIONAL DEFENSE RESERVE FLEET)
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/06/2001
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