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KITTIWAKE (ASR 13)
SUBMARINE RESCUE SHIP
VESSEL STATUS
Class: ASR 7 UIC: 04712
Status: Disposed of by Navy title transfer to the Maritime Administration Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 03/31/2000 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: SAVANNAH MACHINE & FOUNDRY CO
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 05/11/1944 Commission Date: 07/18/1946
Keel Date: 01/05/1945 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 07/10/1945 Decommission Date: 09/30/1994
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 54.7 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
48.0
Delivery Date: 07/18/1946 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 53.7 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 09/30/1994
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 251 ft Waterline Length: 240 ft
Extreme Beam: 44 ft Waterline Beam: 42 ft
Max Navigational Draft: 19 ft Draft Limit: 17 ft
Light Displacement: 1704 tons Full Displacement: 2193 tons
Dead Weight: 489 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 1
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Diesel Electric
Accommodations: Officers: 10
Enlisted: 98
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian:
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments: MARAD DONATED VESSEL TO CAYMAN ISLANDS FOR REEFING 18FEB10.
Last Updated: 03/08/2010
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