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WICHITA (AOR 1)
REPLENISHMENT OILER
VESSEL STATUS
Class: AOR 1 UIC: 05849
Status: Disposed of by Navy title transfer to the Maritime Administration Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 12/18/1998 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth: Suisun Bay Reserve Fleet, Benecia, CA
Force:
Builder: General Dynamics Corp.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 06/02/1965 Commission Date: 06/07/1969
Keel Date: 06/16/1966 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 03/16/1968 Decommission Date: 03/12/1993
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 30.8 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
24.0
Delivery Date: 05/09/1969 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 29.6 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 02/15/1995
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 659 ft Waterline Length: 640 ft
Extreme Beam: 96 ft Waterline Beam: 96 ft
Max Navigational Draft: 35 ft Draft Limit: 37 ft
Light Displacement: 13191 tons Full Displacement: 39287 tons
Dead Weight: 26096 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 2
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Steam Turbines
Accommodations: Officers: 31
Enlisted: 436
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: MARITIME ADMINISTRATION (NATIONAL DEFENSE RESERVE FLEET)
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 01/25/1999
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