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CAYUGA (LST 1186)
TANK LANDING SHIP
VESSEL STATUS
Class: LST 1179 UIC: 20025
Status: Disposed of through the Security Assistance Program (SAP), transferred, Foreign Assistance Act (FAA) Section 516, Southern Region Amendment Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 01/24/2001 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: National Steel & Shipbuilding Corp.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 07/15/1966 Commission Date: 08/08/1970
Keel Date: 09/28/1968 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 07/12/1969 Decommission Date: 08/26/1994
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 31.5 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
24.0
Delivery Date: 06/01/1970 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 30.6 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 07/23/2002
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 523 ft Waterline Length: 500 ft
Extreme Beam: 70 ft Waterline Beam: 70 ft
Max Navigational Draft: 18 ft Draft Limit: 19 ft
Light Displacement: 5159 tons Full Displacement: 8757 tons
Dead Weight: 3598 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 2
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Diesel Engines
Accommodations: Officers: 32
Enlisted: 585
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: BRAZIL
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 08/26/2002
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