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SATURN (AFS 10)
(ex - A 344, STROMNESS)
COMBAT STORE SHIP
VESSEL STATUS
Class: AFS 8 UIC: 21651
Status: Disposed of in support of Fleet training exercise Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 10/10/2010 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Swan, Hunter & Wingham
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: Commission Date:
Keel Date: 10/01/1965 Inactivation Date: 04/06/2009
Launch Date: 09/01/1966 Decommission Date:
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 44.1 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
Delivery Date: 06/01/1967 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 43.3 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 04/06/2009
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 523 ft Waterline Length: 498 ft
Extreme Beam: 72 ft Waterline Beam: 72 ft
Max Navigational Draft: 26 ft Draft Limit: 26 ft
Light Displacement: 10205 tons Full Displacement: 16680 tons
Dead Weight: 6475 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 1
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Diesel Engine
Accommodations: Officers: 35
Enlisted: 158
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian:
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 09/29/2015
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