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UPSHUR (AP 198)
(ex - MC 2916, PRESIDENT HAYES)
TRANSPORT
VESSEL STATUS
Class: AP 196 UIC: 08299
Status: Disposed of by Navy title transfer to the Maritime Administration Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 04/02/1973 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth: Mobile, AL
Force:
Builder: New York Shipbuilding Corp.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 08/01/1948 Commission Date: 12/01/1952
Keel Date: 09/01/1949 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 01/01/1951 Decommission Date:
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 22.3 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
Delivery Date: 12/01/1952 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 20.3 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date:
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 534 ft Waterline Length: 500 ft
Extreme Beam: 73 ft Waterline Beam: 73 ft
Max Navigational Draft: 27 ft Draft Limit: 27 ft
Light Displacement: 11230 tons Full Displacement: 17630 tons
Dead Weight: 6400 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 1
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Steam Turbine
Accommodations: Officers: 416
Enlisted: 1748
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: MARITIME ADMINISTRATION (NATIONAL DEFENSE RESERVE FLEET)
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 07/20/2000
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