WICHITA (AOR-1)


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Year Built
1968
Official Number
Ship Yard
General Dynamics
General Type
Tanker
Specific Type
Tanker (Liquid Bulk)
MARAD Type
Military
Ship Length
659.0 feet
Beam
96.00 feet
Mast Height
--
Net Tons
--
Gross Tons
37360 tons
Cargo Capacity
--
Draft, Summer
37.00 tons
Draft, Lightweight
33.3 tons
Displacement, Summer
--
Displacement, Lightweight
13622 tons
Immersion, Summer
--
Immersion, Lightweight
--


Historical Narrative



Mission

No Mission for this vessel

Historical Documents
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Milestones


Event: Entry
Date: 4/7/1994

Vessel entered Suisun Bay Reserve Fleet
Event: Acquisition
Date: 12/18/1998

MARAD accepted title from US Navy
Event:
Date: 7/28/2005

Potentially eligible for the National Register.
Event: Withdrawal
Date: 3/6/2013

Vessel withdrawn and departed fleet in domestic scrap sale.

Ship Imagery


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Status Cards


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Documents


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