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KNORR (AGOR 15)
OCEANOGRAPHIC RESEARCH SHIP
VESSEL STATUS
Class: AGOR 3 UIC: 20167
Status: Disposed of through Foreign Military Transfer (Sale) Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 11/12/2015 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Defoe Shipbuilding Co.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 09/30/1966 Commission Date:
Keel Date: 09/09/1967 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 08/21/1968 Decommission Date:
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 47.3 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
Delivery Date: 01/14/1970 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 45.8 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 12/31/2014
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 279 ft Waterline Length: 220 ft
Extreme Beam: 46 ft Waterline Beam: 46 ft
Max Navigational Draft: 17 ft Draft Limit:
Light Displacement: 1520 tons Full Displacement: 1915 tons
Dead Weight: 395 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 3
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Diesal Electric SCR Drive
Accommodations: Officers: 36
Enlisted: 33
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian:
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments: Disposed of through Foreign Military Transfer (Sale) to the Government of Mexico, Mexican Navy Designator - ARM RIO TECOLUTLA (BI-08)
Last Updated: 03/29/2017
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