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NUECES (IX 503)
(APB 40)
UNCLASSIFIED MISCELLANEOUS
VESSEL STATUS
Class: IX 503 UIC: 01660
Status: Reclassed, hull reclassed to - APL Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 03/07/2001 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Naval Shipyard Boston
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 06/22/1944 Commission Date: 11/30/1945
Keel Date: 01/02/1945 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 05/06/1945 Decommission Date:
Age (since Launch) 72.4 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
Delivery Date: 11/29/1945 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) 71.9 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date:
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 328 ft Waterline Length: 316 ft
Extreme Beam: 50 ft Waterline Beam: 50 ft
Max Navigational Draft: 14 ft Draft Limit:
Light Displacement: 2190 tons Full Displacement: 3640 tons
Dead Weight: 1450 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 2
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Diesel Engines
Accommodations: Officers: 39
Enlisted: 1295
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian:
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments: IX 503 WAS RECLASSIFIED TO APL 40 ON 7 MAR 01
Last Updated: 05/16/2011
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