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VALDEZ (FF 1096)
(ex - DE 1096)
FRIGATE
VESSEL STATUS
Class: FF 1052 UIC: 20074
Status: Disposed of through the Security Assistance Program (SAP), transferred, Foreign Assistance Act (FAA) Section 516, Southern Region Amendment Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 04/29/1998 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Avondale Industries
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 08/25/1966 Commission Date: 07/27/1974
Keel Date: 06/30/1972 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 03/24/1973 Decommission Date: 12/16/1991
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 25.1 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
17.0
Delivery Date: 07/12/1974 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 23.8 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: 3186 tons Full Displacement: 4167 tons
Dead Weight: 981 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, aluminum superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 1
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Steam Turbines
Accommodations: Officers: 20
Enlisted: 255
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: TAIWAN
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 01/23/2006
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