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SAMUEL ELIOT MORISON (FFG 13)
(ex - SAMUEL E. MORISON)
GUIDED MISSILE FRIGATE
VESSEL STATUS
Class: FFG 7 UIC: 20966
Status: Disposed of through the Security Assistance Program (SAP), transferred, Foreign Assistance Act (FAA) Section 516, Southern Region Amendment Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 04/10/2002 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Bath Iron Works Corp.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 02/27/1976 Commission Date: 10/11/1980
Keel Date: 12/04/1978 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 07/14/1979 Decommission Date: 04/10/2002
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 22.8 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
22.0
Delivery Date: 08/01/1980 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 21.7 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 07/23/2002
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 445 ft Waterline Length: 408 ft
Extreme Beam: 47 ft Waterline Beam: 47 ft
Max Navigational Draft: 25 ft Draft Limit: 17 ft
Light Displacement: 3101 tons Full Displacement: 3984 tons
Dead Weight: 883 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, aluminum superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 1
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Gas Turbines
Accommodations: Officers: 17
Enlisted: 198
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: TURKEY
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments: RENAMED TCG GOKOVA (F-496)
Last Updated: 08/26/2002
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