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PONCHATOULA (AO 148)
FLEET REPLENISHMENT OILER
VESSEL STATUS
Class: AO 143 UIC: 05908
Status: Disposed of by Navy title transfer to the Maritime Administration Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 05/01/1999 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth: Suisun Bay Reserve Fleet, Benecia, CA
Force:
Builder: New York Shipbuilding Corp.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 01/28/1952 Commission Date: 01/12/1956
Keel Date: 03/01/1954 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 07/09/1955 Decommission Date:
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 43.8 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
Delivery Date: 01/01/1956 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 43.3 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 08/31/1992
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: Waterline Length:
Extreme Beam: Waterline Beam:
Max Navigational Draft: Draft Limit:
Light Displacement: Full Displacement:
Dead Weight:
Hull Material:
No. of Propellers:
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Steam Turbine
Accommodations: Officers:
Enlisted:
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: MARITIME ADMINISTRATION (NATIONAL DEFENSE RESERVE FLEET)
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 08/16/2016
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