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WHIPPLE (FF 1062)
(ex - DE 1062)
FRIGATE
VESSEL STATUS
Class: FF 1052 UIC: 54057
Status: Disposed of through the Security Assistance Program (SAP), Foreign Military Sale or Lease Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 04/10/2002 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Todd Shipyards Corp., Seattle Div
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 07/22/1964 Commission Date: 08/22/1970
Keel Date: 04/24/1967 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 04/12/1968 Decommission Date: 02/14/1992
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 34.0 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
22.0
Delivery Date: 08/13/1970 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 31.7 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: 3159 tons Full Displacement: 4122 tons
Dead Weight: 963 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, aluminum superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 1
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Steam Turbines
Accommodations: Officers: 22
Enlisted: 255
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: MEXICO
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 07/14/2005
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