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PETREL (ASR 14)
SUBMARINE RESCUE SHIP
VESSEL STATUS
Class: ASR 7 UIC: 04713
Status: Disposed of by Navy title transfer to the Maritime Administration Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 05/01/1999 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth: James River Reserve Fleet, Fort Eustis, VA
Force:
Builder: SAVANNAH MACHINE & FOUNDRY CO
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 05/01/1944 Commission Date: 09/24/1946
Keel Date: 02/26/1945 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 09/26/1945 Decommission Date: 09/30/1991
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 53.7 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
45.0
Delivery Date: 09/01/1946 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 52.7 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 10/09/1991
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 251 ft Waterline Length: 240 ft
Extreme Beam: 44 ft Waterline Beam: 47 ft
Max Navigational Draft: 17 ft Draft Limit: 16 ft
Light Displacement: 1653 tons Full Displacement: 2139 tons
Dead Weight: 486 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 1
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Diesel Electric
Accommodations: Officers: 10
Enlisted: 94
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: MARITIME ADMINISTRATION (NATIONAL DEFENSE RESERVE FLEET)
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 01/12/2000
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