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CAPE BLANCO (AK 5060)
(ex - MASON LYKES (MA 172))
CARGO SHIP
VESSEL STATUS
Class: AK 466 UIC: 21520
Status: Disposed of by Navy title transfer to the Maritime Administration Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 12/19/2002 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth: Suisun Bay Reserve Fleet, Benecia, CA
Force:
Builder: Avondale Industries
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 11/21/1963 Commission Date:
Keel Date: 01/21/1965 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 07/10/1965 Decommission Date:
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 37.4 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
Delivery Date: 09/20/1966 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 36.3 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date:
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 540 ft Waterline Length: 514 ft
Extreme Beam: 76 ft Waterline Beam:
Max Navigational Draft: 33 ft Draft Limit:
Light Displacement: 7178 tons Full Displacement: 21840 tons
Dead Weight: 14662 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 1
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Steam Turbines
Accommodations: Officers:
Enlisted:
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: MARITIME ADMINISTRATION (NATIONAL DEFENSE RESERVE FLEET)
Planning Yard: Maritime Administration (MARAD)
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 04/09/2007
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