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KISKA (AE 35)
AMMUNITION SHIP
VESSEL STATUS
Class: AE 26 UIC: 20245
Status: Disposed of by Navy title transfer to the Maritime Administration Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 05/30/2013 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Ingalls Shipbuilding Corp.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 03/08/1968 Commission Date: 12/16/1972
Keel Date: 04/08/1971 Inactivation Date: 01/13/2011
Launch Date: 03/11/1972 Decommission Date: 08/01/1996
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 41.2 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
24.0
Delivery Date: 11/21/1972 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 40.5 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 01/13/2011
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: 9932 tons Full Displacement: 18112 tons
Dead Weight: 8180 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 1
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Steam Turbines
Accommodations: Officers: 20
Enlisted: 375
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: MARITIME ADMINISTRATION (MARAD)
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments: AE 35 WAS COMPLETELY DISMANTLED TO ITS BASIC MATERIAL CONTENT BY ESCO MARINE, INC. IN BROWNSVILLE, TX ON NOVEMBER 20, 2013. CERTIFICATE OF DESTRUCTION IS ON FILE.
Last Updated: 07/08/2013
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