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AJAX (AR 6)
REPAIR SHIP
VESSEL STATUS
Class: AR 5 UIC: 08806
Status: Disposed of, by Navy Sale Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 05/23/1997 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: LA SB & DD CORP/SAN PEDRO
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: Commission Date: 10/30/1943
Keel Date: Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 08/22/1942 Decommission Date:
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 54.8 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
Delivery Date: In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 05/16/1989
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: Steam Turbine
Accommodations: Officers:
Enlisted:
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian:
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments: DISMANTLED AT INTERNATIONAL SHIPBREAKING LIMITED, BROWNSVILLE, TX. DATE UNKNOWN.
Last Updated: 01/16/2007
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