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RENDOVA (AKV 14)
(ex - MOSSER BAY, CVE 114)
CARGO SHIP AND AIRCRAFT FERRY
VESSEL STATUS
Class: AKV 8 UIC: 07341
Status: Disposed of, by Navy Sale Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 12/12/1972 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Willamette Iron & Steel Corp.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 10/26/1944 Commission Date: 10/22/1945
Keel Date: 06/15/1944 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 12/28/1944 Decommission Date:
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 28.0 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
Delivery Date: 10/22/1945 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 27.2 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 04/01/1971
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 557 ft Waterline Length: 525 ft
Extreme Beam: 104 ft Waterline Beam: 75 ft
Max Navigational Draft: 33 ft Draft Limit: 32 ft
Light Displacement: 10330 tons Full Displacement: 24560 tons
Dead Weight: 14230 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 2
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Turbine Reduction Gears
Accommodations: Officers: 122
Enlisted: 1048
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian:
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 08/03/2010
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