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RANKIN (LKA 103)
(ex - AKA 103)
AMPHIBIOUS CARGO SHIP
VESSEL STATUS
Class: LKA 103 UIC: 01303
Status: Disposed of by transfer to other Government Agencies, States. Schools, Sea Scouts, etc. Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 05/05/1988 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: NORTH CAROLINA SB/WILMINGTON
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: Commission Date: 02/25/1945
Keel Date: 10/31/1944 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 12/22/1944 Decommission Date:
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 43.4 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
Delivery Date: In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 01/01/1977
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: Waterline Length:
Extreme Beam: Waterline Beam:
Max Navigational Draft: Draft Limit:
Light Displacement: Full Displacement:
Dead Weight:
Hull Material:
No. of Propellers:
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Steam Turbine
Accommodations: Officers:
Enlisted:
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: MARITIME ADMINISTRATION (NATIONAL DEFENSE RESERVE FLEET)
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 09/14/2009
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