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PREVAIL (AGOS 8)
SURVEILLANCE SHIP
VESSEL STATUS
Class: AGOS 1 UIC: 21284
Status: Reclassed, hull reclassed to - IX Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 10/17/2003 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Tacoma Boatbuilding Co., Inc.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 02/13/1981 Commission Date:
Keel Date: 03/13/1985 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 12/07/1985 Decommission Date:
Age (since Launch) 31.8 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
Delivery Date: 03/04/1986 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) 31.6 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date:
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 224 ft Waterline Length: 204 ft
Extreme Beam: 43 ft Waterline Beam: 43 ft
Max Navigational Draft: 15 ft Draft Limit: 16 ft
Light Displacement: 1565 tons Full Displacement: 2535 tons
Dead Weight: 970 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 2
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Diesel Electric
Accommodations: Officers: 7
Enlisted: 13
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: US NAVY
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments: AGOS-8 WAS RECLASSIFIED TO IX-537 ON 10/17/2003.
Last Updated: 10/30/2003
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