VELA (AK-89)


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Year Built
1945
Official Number
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Shipyard
Penn-Jersey Shipbuidling Corporation
General Type
Naval Auxiliary
Specific Type
AK Cargo Ship
MARAD Type
N3-M-A1
Ship Length
255 feet
Beam
42 feet
Mast Height
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Net Tons
1577 tons
Gross Tons
2483 tons
Cargo Capacity
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Draft, Summer
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Draft, Lightweight
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Displacement, Summer
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Displacement, Lightweight
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Immersion, Summer
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Immersion, Lightweight
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Fate
Sold - Scrap

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VELA (AK-89)

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Event Date Content
Entry
8/27/1947
Acquisition
8/27/1947 ex-JOE C. SPECKER
Disposition
1/17/1971 ex-JOE C. SPECKER
Withdrawl
1/17/1971

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