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CAPE FLORIDA (AK 5071)
(ex - LASH TURKIYE (MA 229), DELTA CARIBE, AMERICAN CARIBE)
CARGO SHIP
VESSEL STATUS
Class: AK 881 UIC: 47069
Status: Disposed of by Navy title transfer to the Maritime Administration Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 07/27/2006 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth: Beaumont Reserve Fleet, Beaumont, TX
Force:
Builder: Avondale Marine Ways Inc.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 11/14/1967 Commission Date:
Keel Date: 12/29/1969 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 10/10/1970 Decommission Date:
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 35.8 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
Delivery Date: 02/11/1971 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 35.4 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date:
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 820 ft Waterline Length: 724 ft
Extreme Beam: 100 ft Waterline Beam:
Max Navigational Draft: 36 ft Draft Limit:
Light Displacement: 14790 tons Full Displacement: 44610 tons
Dead Weight: 29820 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: 04/06/2007
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