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USNS WALTER S DIEHL (T-AO 193)
FLEET REPLENISHMENT OILER
VESSEL STATUS
Class: AO 187 UIC: 21579
Status: Military Sealift Command (MSC) Naval Fleet Auxiliary Force Fleet: U.S. PACIFIC FLEET
Date Status Changed: 09/13/1988 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force: Support Force
Builder: Avondale Industries
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 06/28/1985 Commission Date:
Keel Date: 08/07/1986 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 10/02/1987 Decommission Date:
Age (since Launch) 30.0 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
Delivery Date: 09/13/1988 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) 29.1 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date:
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 677 ft Waterline Length: 650 ft
Extreme Beam: Waterline Beam: 97 ft
Max Navigational Draft: 35 ft Draft Limit: 35 ft
Light Displacement: 9500 tons Full Displacement: 40700 tons
Dead Weight: 31200 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 2
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Diesel Engines
Accommodations: Officers:
Enlisted:
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: MILITARY SEALIFT COMMAND
Planning Yard: Military Sealift Command
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager: MSC
Comments:
Last Updated: 08/16/2016
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