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MCCANDLESS (FFT 1084)
(ex - DE 1084, FF 1084)
FRIGATE (RESERVE TRAINING)
VESSEL STATUS
Class: FFT 1078 UIC: 20055
Status: Disposed of through the Security Assistance Program (SAP), transferred, Foreign Assistance Act (FAA) Section 516, Southern Region Amendment Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 02/22/2002 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Avondale Marine Ways Inc., Westwego, LA
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 08/25/1966 Commission Date: 03/18/1972
Keel Date: 06/04/1970 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 03/20/1971 Decommission Date: 05/06/1994
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 30.9 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
22.0
Delivery Date: 03/03/1972 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 29.9 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 01/11/1995
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 438 ft Waterline Length: 415 ft
Extreme Beam: 47 ft Waterline Beam: 47 ft
Max Navigational Draft: 25 ft Draft Limit: 17 ft
Light Displacement: 3195 tons Full Displacement: 4175 tons
Dead Weight: 980 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, aluminum superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 1
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Steam Turbines
Accommodations: Officers: 24
Enlisted: 276
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: TURKEY
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 03/04/2002
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