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MSA WALLAROO Y299 - IMO 8129010

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Photographer:Clyde Dickens [View profile]Title:MSA WALLAROO Y299Added:Jul 05, 2008
Captured:IMO:8129010Hits:833
Photo Category: Service Craft
Description:

Sydney Harbour Dawes Point, approaching bridge. 22 May 2008.

Y299 Royal Australian Navy Minesweeper Auxiliary.
Displacement 413 tonnes. Draught 4.2m Cruising range 4,500 NM at 10 knots.
Primary role of support to visiting warships from afar as Hobart to north Queensland ports.
Secondary role as minesweeping platform towing mechanical and influence sweeps with the occasional route survey ops thrown in.
Transferred to new sub-category for Military vessels, July 2008
Vessel Identification
Name:Wallaroo
IMO:8129010
Callsign:VLDB
Pennant no.:Y299
Former name(s):
- Greenville V (Until 1990 Aug 06)
Technical Data
Vessel type:Tug
Gross tonnage:242 tons

Additional Information
Build year:1982
AIS Information
AIS information: N/A
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