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SPICA (AFS 9)
(ex - A 345, TARBATNESS)
COMBAT STORE SHIP
VESSEL STATUS
Class: AFS 8 UIC: 21546
Status: Disposed of in support of Fleet training exercise Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 05/06/2009 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Swan, Hunter & Wingham
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: Commission Date:
Keel Date: 04/01/1965 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 02/01/1967 Decommission Date:
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 42.3 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
Delivery Date: 08/01/1967 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 41.8 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 01/25/2008
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: US NAVY
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 06/30/2009
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