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ARCTURUS (AF 52)
(ex - MC 184)
STORE SHIP
VESSEL STATUS
Class: AF 50 UIC: 01591
Status: Disposed of in support of Fleet training exercise Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 07/24/1997 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Moore Dry Dock Co., Inc.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 02/24/1941 Commission Date: 11/18/1961
Keel Date: 12/08/1941 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 03/15/1942 Decommission Date: 03/16/1973
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 55.3 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
12.0
Delivery Date: 04/23/1943 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 54.3 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 12/09/1985
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 459 ft Waterline Length: 435 ft
Extreme Beam: 63 ft Waterline Beam: 63 ft
Max Navigational Draft: 26 ft Draft Limit: 26 ft
Light Displacement: 7838 tons Full Displacement: 13860 tons
Dead Weight: 6022 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 1
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Steam Turbines
Accommodations: Officers: 18
Enlisted: 46
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: US NAVY
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 07/03/2000
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