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WILKES (AGS 33)
SURVEYING SHIP
VESSEL STATUS
Class: AGS 33 UIC: 20252
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: 09/29/1995 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Defoe Shipbuilding Co.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 09/27/1967 Commission Date: 06/28/1971
Keel Date: 07/18/1968 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 07/31/1969 Decommission Date:
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 26.2 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
Delivery Date: 06/28/1971 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 24.3 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date:
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 287 ft Waterline Length: 265 ft
Extreme Beam: 48 ft Waterline Beam: 48 ft
Max Navigational Draft: 16 ft Draft Limit: 20 ft
Light Displacement: 1935 tons Full Displacement: 2540 tons
Dead Weight: 605 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 1
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Diesel Electric
Accommodations: Officers: 41
Enlisted: 37
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: TUNISIA
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 06/30/1997
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