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BRISTOL COUNTY (LST 1198)
TANK LANDING SHIP
VESSEL STATUS
Class: LST 1179 UIC: 20224
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: 08/16/1994 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: National Steel & Shipbuilding Corp.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 07/15/1966 Commission Date: 08/05/1972
Keel Date: 02/13/1971 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 12/04/1971 Decommission Date: 07/29/1994
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 22.7 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
22.0
Delivery Date: 07/27/1972 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 22.1 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 07/29/1994
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: Waterline Length:
Extreme Beam: Waterline Beam:
Max Navigational Draft: Draft Limit:
Light Displacement: Full Displacement: 8776 tons
Dead Weight:
Hull Material:
No. of Propellers:
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Diesel Engines
Accommodations: Officers:
Enlisted:
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: MOROCCO
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 03/09/1999
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