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USNS CESAR CHAVEZ (T-AKE 14)
DRY CARGO AND AMMUNITION SHIP
VESSEL STATUS
Class: AKE 1 UIC: 29003
Status: Military Sealift Command (MSC) Naval Fleet Auxiliary Force Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 10/24/2012 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force: Support Force
Builder: General Dynamics NASSCO
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 02/26/2010 Commission Date:
Keel Date: 05/09/2011 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 05/05/2012 Decommission Date:
Age (since Launch) 5.6 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
Delivery Date: 10/24/2012 In-Service Date: 10/24/2012
Age (since Delivery) 5.2 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date:
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 689 ft Waterline Length: 654 ft
Extreme Beam: 106 ft Waterline Beam: 106 ft
Max Navigational Draft: 30 ft Draft Limit: 31 ft
Light Displacement: 26118 tons Full Displacement: 42528 tons
Dead Weight: 16410 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 1
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Diesel Electric
Accommodations: Officers: 36
Enlisted: 161
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: MILITARY SEALIFT COMMAND
Planning Yard: Military Sealift Command
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager: 325
Comments:
Last Updated: 05/15/2017
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