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CANISTEO (AO 99)
(ex - MC 2561)
FLEET REPLENISHMENT OILER
VESSEL STATUS
Class: AO 51 UIC: 04849
Status: Disposed of by Navy title transfer to the Maritime Administration Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 12/18/1998 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: BETHLEHEM STL CO
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 05/02/1944 Commission Date: 12/03/1945
Keel Date: 01/11/1945 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 07/06/1945 Decommission Date: 10/02/1989
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 53.4 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
44.0
Delivery Date: 12/03/1945 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 53.0 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 08/31/1992
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 644 ft Waterline Length: 616 ft
Extreme Beam: 75 ft Waterline Beam: 75 ft
Max Navigational Draft: 39 ft Draft Limit: 38 ft
Light Displacement: 10874 tons Full Displacement: 34750 tons
Dead Weight: 23876 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 2
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Steam Turbine
Accommodations: Officers: 22
Enlisted: 362
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: MARITIME ADMINISTRATION (NATIONAL DEFENSE RESERVE FLEET)
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments: LEFT JAMES RIVER RESERVE FLEET ON 10/16/2003 BY TOW TO BE SCRAPPED IN ENGLAND AT THE ABLE UK FACILITY IN TEESIDE, ENGLAND.
Last Updated: 08/16/2016
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