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ORION (AS 18)

SUBMARINE TENDER

UIC:04628
Class:AS 11 Fleet:
Status:Disposed of by scrapping, dismantling Homeport:
Date status changed:07/27/2007 Berth:
Maintenance Category:
Force: MARAD Type:
Builder: MOORE DRY DOCK CO
Delivery Date:09/30/1943
Award Date:12/30/1940 Age (since delivery) (At time of disposal):63.8 years
Keel Date:07/31/1941 Commission Date:09/30/1943
Launch Date:06/24/1942 Inactivation Date:
Age (since launch)(At time of disposal)65.1 years Decommission Date:09/03/1993
Years from Commission to Decommission: 49.9
Stricken Date: 09/03/1993

Overall Length: 530 ft Waterline Length:520 ft
Extreme Beam:73 ft Waterline Beam:73 ft
Maximum Navigational Draft:25 ft Draft Limit:26 ft
Light Displacement:10809 tons Full Displacement:16585 tons
Dead Weight:5776 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
Number of Propellers: 2
Number of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type:
Accommodations: Officers: 75 Enlisted: 1061

Remarks: 27 JUL 06 ORION TO BE DISMANTLED BY NORTH AMERICAN SHIP RECYCLING, BALTIMORE, MD
. FULLY DISMANTLED ON 27 JUL 07.







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