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USNS BOWDITCH (T-AGS 62)
SURVEYING SHIP
VESSEL STATUS
Class: AGS 60 UIC: 22154
Status: Military Sealift Command (MSC), Special Mission Ships Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 07/19/1996 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force: Auxiliary Force
Builder: Halter Marine Inc.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 05/29/1992 Commission Date:
Keel Date: 06/17/1993 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 10/15/1994 Decommission Date:
Age (since Launch) 23.0 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
Delivery Date: 07/19/1996 In-Service Date: 07/19/1996
Age (since Delivery) 21.3 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date:
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 329 ft Waterline Length:
Extreme Beam: 58 ft Waterline Beam:
Max Navigational Draft: 19 ft Draft Limit:
Light Displacement: 3019 tons Full Displacement: 5000 tons
Dead Weight: 1981 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 2
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Diesel Electric
Accommodations: Officers:
Enlisted:
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: MILITARY SEALIFT COMMAND
Planning Yard: Military Sealift Command
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager: MSC
Comments:
Last Updated: 02/14/2017
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