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CHIPOLA (AO 63)
(ex - MC 729)
FLEET REPLENISHMENT OILER
VESSEL STATUS
Class: AO 22 UIC: 04963
Status: Disposed of by MARAD sale Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 07/15/1974 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Bethlehem Steel Corp.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 03/20/1942 Commission Date: 11/30/1944
Keel Date: 05/03/1944 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 10/21/1944 Decommission Date: 11/07/1957
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 29.8 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
13.0
Delivery Date: 11/30/1944 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 29.7 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 08/14/1973
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:
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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