Alabama Dry Dock and Shipbuilding Company
Naval Combatant Other
The Maritime Administration's National Register Eligibility Assessment for Ortolan, available in the Documents section, contains a detailed history of the vessel.
Ortolan departed the Beaumont Reserve Fleet on July 20, 2009, bound to be dismantled under a scrap services contract. The dismantlement was complete, and the vessel withdrawn from the National Defense Reserve Fleet, on March 23, 2010.
Vessel Name History
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||2/4/1997||"Sister to PIGEON, ASR 21"|
||2/8/2005||"Awarded to BTC on this date, until March 2006."|
||10/16/2008||Ship cleared NHPA processing and reassigned to Disposal|
||6/29/2009||"Dismantlement contract awarded to ESCO Marine of Brownsville, TX."|
Ship name change
||7/20/2009||"Vessel moved under dismantlement contract with ESCO Marine of Brownsville, TX."|
||3/23/2010||Vessel dismantlement complete.|
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