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USNS Phoenix (T-AG 172) in December 1967.
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Class: PHOENIX (T-AG 172)
Design: MC VC2-S-AP3
Displacement (tons): 4,512 light, 15,200 full
Dimensions (feet): 455' oa, 444' wl x 62' e/wl x 28'
Armament: none
Accommodations: 48 officers, 161 unlicensed
Speed (kts.): 16
Propulsion (HP): 8,500
Machinery: Geared steam turbines, 2 boilers (465psi/750deg), 1 screw

Construction:
AGNameAcqBuilderKeelLaunchSvc
172PHOENIX25 Oct 1962Oregon SB27 Feb 194510 Apr 1945Jul 1963[?]
173PROVO2 Mar 1963Oregon SB28 Apr 194517 Jun 194520 Nov 1962[?]
174CHEYENNE29 Dec 1962Oregon SB8 May 194526 Jun 194529 Dec 1962

Disposition:
AGNameTInactStrikeDisposalFateMA Sale/Depart
172PHOENIXT197315 Jun 197331 Aug 1973MA/S--
173PROVOT197315 Jun 197331 Aug 1973MA/S--
174CHEYENNET197315 Jun 197331 Aug 1973MA/S--

Class Notes:
On 20 November 1962 SECNAV approved the changes in classifications and names of ARIZONA (MCV 183), UTAH (MCV 691) and WYOMING (MCV 693) respectively to PHOENIX (AG 172), PROVO (AG 173), and CHEYENNE (AG 174.)

Ship Notes:
AGNameMANotes
172PHOENIX183(ex-ARIZONA, ex-CAPITAL VICTORY 1948, completed 8 May 1945). FY 1963. Converted by Willamette Iron and Steel Co., Portland, Ore. To buyer 20 Sep 1973 at Yokosuka.
173PROVO691(ex-UTAH, ex-CALIFORNIA 1963, ex-DREW VICTORY 1949, completed 14 Jul 1945). FY 1963. Converted in April-May 1963 by Willamette Iron and Steel Co., Portland, Ore. To buyer 20 Sep 1973 at Yokosuka.
174CHEYENNE693(ex-WYOMING, ex-MIDDLESEX VICTORY 1948, completed 24 Jul 1945). FY 1963. To buyer 20 Sep 1973 at Yokosuka. [Renamed Feb 1963 VSC]

Page Notes:
Compiled: 18 Oct 2021
© Stephen S. Roberts, 2021
Sources: DB, Maroon, NVR, VSC