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FAIRFAX COUNTY (LST 1193)
TANK LANDING SHIP
VESSEL STATUS
Class: LST 1179 UIC: 20032
Status: Disposed of through the Security Assistance Program (SAP), transferred, cash sale, ex-US fleet hull foreign military sale case number assigned Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 09/27/1994 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: National Steel & Shipbuilding Corp.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 07/15/1966 Commission Date: 10/16/1971
Keel Date: 03/28/1970 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 12/19/1970 Decommission Date: 08/17/1994
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 23.8 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
23.0
Delivery Date: In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 08/17/1994
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: Waterline Length:
Extreme Beam: Waterline Beam:
Max Navigational Draft: Draft Limit:
Light Displacement: 5145 tons Full Displacement: 8744 tons
Dead Weight: 3599 tons
Hull Material:
No. of Propellers:
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Diesel Engines
Accommodations: Officers:
Enlisted:
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: AUSTRALIA
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 02/23/1999
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