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SANDS (AGOR 6)
OCEANOGRAPHIC RESEARCH SHIP
VESSEL STATUS
Class: AGOR 3 UIC: 07173
Status: Disposed of through the Security Assistance Program (SAP), transferred, cash sale, ex-US fleet hull foreign military sale case number assigned Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 12/05/1990 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: MARINETTE MFG CO
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 12/13/1961 Commission Date: 11/13/1964
Keel Date: 08/23/1962 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 09/14/1963 Decommission Date:
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 27.3 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
Delivery Date: 11/13/1964 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 26.1 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 05/25/1990
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 209 ft Waterline Length:
Extreme Beam: 40 ft Waterline Beam:
Max Navigational Draft: Draft Limit:
Light Displacement: 1362 tons Full Displacement:
Dead Weight:
Hull Material:
No. of Propellers:
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Diesel Electric
Accommodations: Officers:
Enlisted:
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: BRAZIL
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 02/01/2001
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