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USNS CHARLTON (T-AKR 314)
VEHICLE CARGO SHIP
VESSEL STATUS
Class: AKR 310 UIC: 22260
Status: Military Sealift Command (MSC), in service, contract operated Fleet: MSC U.S. PACIFIC COAST
Date Status Changed: 05/23/2000 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force: Strategic Sealift Force
Builder: National Steel & Shipbuilding Corp.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 11/26/1996 Commission Date:
Keel Date: 01/04/1999 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 12/11/1999 Decommission Date:
Age (since Launch) 18.0 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
Delivery Date: 05/23/2000 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) 17.6 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date:
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 950 ft Waterline Length:
Extreme Beam: 106 ft Waterline Beam:
Max Navigational Draft: 34 ft Draft Limit:
Light Displacement: 29000 tons Full Displacement: 62644 tons
Dead Weight: 33644 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 2
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Gas Turbines
Accommodations: Officers:
Enlisted:
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: MILITARY SEALIFT COMMAND
Planning Yard: Military Sealift Command
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager: MSC
Comments:
Last Updated: 09/13/2011
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