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SPERRY (AS 12)
SUBMARINE TENDER
VESSEL STATUS
Class: AS 11 UIC: 04621
Status: Disposed of by Navy title transfer to the Maritime Administration Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 02/01/1999 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth: Suisun Bay Reserve Fleet, Benecia, CA
Force:
Builder: Naval Shipyard Mare Island
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 06/12/1940 Commission Date: 05/01/1942
Keel Date: 02/01/1941 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 12/17/1941 Decommission Date: 09/30/1982
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 57.2 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
40.0
Delivery Date: 06/01/1942 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 56.7 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 09/30/1982
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 530 ft Waterline Length: 520 ft
Extreme Beam: 73 ft Waterline Beam: 73 ft
Max Navigational Draft: 26 ft Draft Limit: 26 ft
Light Displacement: 10950 tons Full Displacement: 16550 tons
Dead Weight: 5600 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 2
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Diesel Electric
Accommodations: Officers: 47
Enlisted: 822
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: MARITIME ADMINISTRATION (NATIONAL DEFENSE RESERVE FLEET)
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/28/2001
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