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SYLVANIA (AFS 2)
COMBAT STORE SHIP
VESSEL STATUS
Class: AFS 1 UIC: 74025
Status: Disposed of by Navy title transfer to the Maritime Administration Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 07/28/2001 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth: James River Reserve Fleet, Fort Eustis, VA
Force:
Builder: National Steel & Shipbuilding Corp.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 01/19/1962 Commission Date: 07/11/1964
Keel Date: 08/18/1962 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 08/15/1963 Decommission Date: 05/26/1994
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 37.9 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
30.0
Delivery Date: 06/30/1964 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 37.1 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 01/05/1995
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 581 ft Waterline Length: 530 ft
Extreme Beam: 79 ft Waterline Beam: 79 ft
Max Navigational Draft: 27 ft Draft Limit: 28 ft
Light Displacement: 9852 tons Full Displacement: 17382 tons
Dead Weight: 7530 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 1
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Steam Turbines
Accommodations: Officers: 56
Enlisted: 454
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: MARITIME ADMINISTRATION (NATIONAL DEFENSE RESERVE FLEET)
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 04/09/2007
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