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SHASTA (AE 33)
AMMUNITION SHIP
VESSEL STATUS
Class: AE 26 UIC: 20114
Status: Disposed of by Navy title transfer to the Maritime Administration Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 09/11/2013 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Ingalls Shipbuilding Corp.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 03/08/1968 Commission Date: 02/26/1972
Keel Date: 11/10/1969 Inactivation Date: 04/07/2011
Launch Date: 04/03/1971 Decommission Date: 10/01/1997
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 42.4 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
25.0
Delivery Date: 02/04/1972 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 41.6 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 04/07/2011
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: 10417 tons Full Displacement: 18674 tons
Dead Weight: 8257 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: THE AE 33 WAS DECOMMISSIONED ON 10/01/1997, PLACED IN SERVICE WITH MILITARY SEALIFT COMMAND (MSC) ON 10/01/1997, AND PLACED OUT OF SERVICE WITH MSC ON 04/07/2011.
Last Updated: 06/09/2016
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