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CARDINAL (MHC 60)
MINEHUNTER, COASTAL
VESSEL STATUS
Class: MHC 51 UIC: 22152
Status: Disposed of through the Security Assistance Program (SAP), Foreign Military Sale or Lease Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 01/07/2007 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Intermarine U. S. A.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 04/22/1992 Commission Date: 10/18/1997
Keel Date: 04/13/1994 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 03/09/1996 Decommission Date: 01/07/2007
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 10.8 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
10.0
Delivery Date: 07/15/1997 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 9.5 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 01/07/2007
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 188 ft Waterline Length: 174 ft
Extreme Beam: 38 ft Waterline Beam: 36 ft
Max Navigational Draft: 11 ft Draft Limit: 11 ft
Light Displacement: 828 tons Full Displacement: 916 tons
Dead Weight: 88 tons
Hull Material: Composite hull.
No. of Propellers: 2
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Diesel Engines
Accommodations: Officers: 5
Enlisted: 46
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: EGYPT
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments: USS CARDINAL WAS TRANSFERRED TO THE EGYPTIAN NAVY UNDER A FOREIGN MILITARY SALES AGREEMENT IN JAN 07.
Last Updated: 11/05/2007
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