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BrNS Almirante Câmara H41 - IMO 8332112

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Photographer:Gustavo Castro [View profile]Title:BrNS Almirante Câmara H41Added:Apr 06, 2021
Captured:December 12, 2020IMO:8332112Hits:425
Location:Itajai, Brazil
Photo Category: Wrecks & Relics
Wrecked at Itajaí-Açu river. She's the former USNS Sands (T-AGOR-6), an oceanographic research ship operated by the Military Sealift Command (MSC) from 1965 to 1973. She was initially leased to the Brazilian Navy in 1974, being fully acquired a few years later in 1990. She was decommissioned on August 7th 2003 and sold at auction for approximately $75k USD in 2004.

Port of Registry: - (Brazil)
IMO: 8332112
Call Sign: PWAC
Former Names: USNS Sands T-AGOR-6 (1964-1974)
Length Overall: 63.7m
Breadth Extreme: 11.89m
Maximum Draft: 4.90m
Gross Tonnage: 1,110t
Deadweight: 2,008t
Maximum Speed: 13.50kts
Keel Laid: August 22nd, 1962
Launched: September 14th, 1963
In Service: February 02nd, 1965
Hull Number: 911
Built By: Marietta Manufacturing Co. - Point Pleasant, USA
Owner: Brazilian Navy
Vessel Identification
Name:Almirante Camara
Former name(s):
- Sands (Until 1974)
Technical Data
Vessel type:Research/survey Vessel
Gross tonnage:1,110 tons

Additional Information
Build year:1964
AIS Information
AIS information: N/A
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rd77 on Apr 07, 2021 15:18 (6 days ago)
This was her in better days:
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