Numbers

Length, Overall 420’0″ (128 meters)
Beam, Maximum 82’0″ (25 meters)
Draft, Full Load 29’3″ (8.9 meters)
Displacement, Full Load 16,000 LT
Propulsion Diesel Electric,
AC/AC Cycloconvertor
Generating Plant
Drive Motors
4 Sultzer 12Z AU40S
2 AC Synchronous, 11.2 MW
Shaft Horsepower 30,000 Max HP
Propellers 2 Fixed Pitch, 4 Bladed
Auxiliary Generator EMD 16-645F7B, 2400kW
Fuel Capacity 1,220,915 GAL (4,621,000 liters)
Cruising Speed 12 knots @ 105 RPM
Max Speed 17 knots @ 147 RPM
Icebreaking Capability 4.5 ft @ 3 knots (continuous)
8 ft (2.44 m) Backing and Ramming
Science Labs Main, Bio-Chemical, Electronics, Meteorological, Photography
Accommodations 19 Officer, 12 CPO, 54 Enlisted, 35 Scientists, 15 Surge, 2 Visitors

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