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RECOVERY (ARS 43)
SALVAGE SHIP
VESSEL STATUS
Class: ARS 38 UIC: 02538
Status: Disposed of through the Security Assistance Program (SAP), transferred, Foreign Assistance Act (FAA) Section 516, Southern Region Amendment Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 09/30/1998 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Basalt Rock Co., Inc.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: Commission Date: 05/15/1946
Keel Date: 01/06/1945 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 08/04/1945 Decommission Date: 09/30/1994
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 53.1 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
48.0
Delivery Date: In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 09/30/1994
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: Diesel Electric
Accommodations: Officers:
Enlisted:
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: TAIWAN
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 07/01/1999
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