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Photographer:Clyde Dickens [View profile]Title:HMNZS Resolution A14Added:May 31, 2010
Photo Category: Auxiliaries
Sydney Harbour, off Athol Bay. In sun shaft through cloud. 31 May 2010.

Standard Displacement: 2,262 tonnes
Length Overall: 68 metres Beam: 13 metres Draught: 4.4m
Speed: 11 knots Range: 21,500 nautical miles
Complement: 41 (7 Officers, 34 Ratings) Accommodation for 45 onboard.
Propulsion: Diesel-Electric. Four Caterpillar D398B diesel generators (3,200 hp) Twin shafts. Bow thruster (550 hp)

Formerly US Navy Ship TENACIOUS, utilised as towed array sonar vessel deployed for three months at a time streaming a two-mile underwater listening device. Commissioned into RNZN 13 February 1997.

DMS Tugs : Bronzewing and Currawong. Support under contracts between the RAN and DMS.
Vessel Identification
Pennant no.:A14
Former name(s):
- Tenacious (Until 1997 Mar)
Technical Data
Vessel type:Research/survey Vessel
Gross tonnage:1,904 tons
Summer DWT:718 tons
Length:67 m
Beam:13 m
Draught:6 m

Additional Information
Status:Laid Up
Class society:Lloyd's Shipping Register
Build year:1989
AIS Information
Last known position:
32°45’7.85” S, 71°29’38.46” W
Speed, course (heading):
000.1kts, 176° (260°)
Location:Daikoko L7
Arrival:28th Aug 2019
09:00:36 UTC
Last update:
2 months 12 days ago
Source:AIS (AirNav ShipTrax)

Port history
2018 December 11th, 07:00:50 UTCSingapore West-bravo
2018 August 6th, 07:15:58 UTCDaikoku L-8
2018 June 30th, 12:00:32 UTCAstorias Or
2018 June 19th, 11:00:34 UTCAstoria Anch
2018 June 19th, 11:00:26 UTCSurvey Operation
2018 June 6th, 08:00:50 UTCAlongside
2018 June 6th, 08:00:06 UTCAstoria
2018 May 28th, 05:00:34 UTCSurvey Site
2018 May 19th, 12:00:54 UTCRosarito Mexico
2018 April 23rd, 06:00:36 UTCSurvey Site
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Photo Comments (2)

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Clyde Dickens on Jan 26, 2011 07:49 (8 years ago)
Thank you. I cannot now check where I got my info.
BR_Reef on Jan 26, 2011 04:04 (8 years ago)
The launch/tugs are actually SEAHORSE QUOLL and SEAHORSE BETONG.
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