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BEAUFORT (ATS 2)
TOWING, SALVAGE, AND RESCUE SHIP
VESSEL STATUS
Class: ATS 1 UIC: 20153
Status: Disposed of through the Security Assistance Program (SAP), transferred, cash sale, ex-US fleet hull foreign military sale case number assigned Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 08/29/1996 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Brooke Marine Ltd.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 09/26/1967 Commission Date: 01/22/1972
Keel Date: 02/19/1968 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 12/01/1968 Decommission Date: 03/08/1996
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 27.7 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
24.0
Delivery Date: 01/01/1972 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 24.6 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 12/12/1996
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 283 ft Waterline Length: 264 ft
Extreme Beam: 50 ft Waterline Beam: 50 ft
Max Navigational Draft: 17 ft Draft Limit: 17 ft
Light Displacement: 2615 tons Full Displacement: 3495 tons
Dead Weight: 880 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 2
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Diesel Engines
Accommodations: Officers: 8
Enlisted: 102
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: KOREA
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 08/16/2016
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