WICHITA (AOR-1)


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Year Built
1968
Official Number
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Shipyard
General Dynamics
General Type
Tanker
Specific Type
Tanker - LNG
MARAD Type
Military
Ship Length
659 feet
Beam
96 feet
Mast Height
--
Net Tons
--
Gross Tons
37360 tons
Cargo Capacity
--
Draft, Summer
37 tons
Draft, Lightweight
33.3 tons
Displacement, Summer
--
Displacement, Lightweight
13622 tons
Immersion, Summer
--
Immersion, Lightweight
--
Fate
Sold - Scrap

Historical Narrative




Vessel Name History

WICHITA (AOR-1)

Mission

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Historical Documents
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Milestones


Event Date Content
Entry
4/7/1994 Vessel entered Suisun Bay Reserve Fleet
Acquisition
12/18/1998 MARAD accepted title from US Navy

7/28/2005 Potentially eligible for the National Register.
Withdrawal
3/6/2013 Vessel withdrawn and departed fleet in domestic scrap sale.

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Status Cards



Documents


Date Type Name Download
12/13/2013 Wichita_HAER_Report.pdf Default Generic Download Image

Plans


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