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USNS Kanawha TAO196 - IMO 8704080

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Photographer:Magogman [View profile]Title:USNS Kanawha TAO196Added:Apr 20, 2009
Location:Norfolk, Hampton Roads, United States
Photo Category: Auxiliaries
Just after dawn on January 9, 2009 the USNS Kanawha enters Chesapeake Bay bound for Norfolk Navy Base. Photo from the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel highway 4 miles off Virginia Beach, Virginia. For a fat, old, and grouchy landlubber such as myself, this is about as good as it gets.
Vessel Identification
Pennant no.:TAO196
Technical Data
Vessel type:Replenishment Vessel
Gross tonnage:25,742 tons
Summer DWT:27,371 tons
Length:226 m
Beam:32 m
Draught:11 m

Additional Information
Build year:1991
AIS Information
Last known position:
35°59’40.45” N, 5°4’33.83” W
Speed, course (heading):
18.2kts, 85° (80°)
Location:Awaiting Orders
Arrival:30th Nov -0001
00:00:00 UTC
Last update:
2 years 2 months ago
Source:AIS (AirNav ShipTrax)
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USNS Kanawha TAO196
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Naviguesser on Aug 23, 2009 21:27 (9 years ago)
Great picture, I was a cadet on USNS Guadalupe (her sistership) a few years ago when it was the duty oiler in San Diego.
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