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USNS Schuyler Otis Bland (T-AK 277) on 13 December 1963
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Class: SCHUYLER OTIS BLAND (AK 277)
Design: MC C3-S-DX1
Displacement (tons): #,###
Dimensions (feet): ###.#' x ##.#' x ##.#'
Original armament: 4-5"/38
Later armaments: (19xx) 4-20mm
Complement: ###
Speed (kts.): ##.#
Propulsion (HP): #,###
Machinery: turbines, # screw

Construction:
AKNameAcqBuilderKeelLaunchSvc
277SCHUYLER OTIS BLAND20 Jul 1961Ingalls, Pascagoula9 May 195030 Jan 195128 Aug 1961

Disposition:
AKNameTInactStrikeDisposalFateMA Sale/Depart
277SCHUYLER OTIS BLANDT197915 Aug 197928 Nov 1979MA/S--

Class Notes:
The last ship designed and numbered befor the MC became the MA. [check this]

Ship Notes:
AKNameMCNotes
277SCHUYLER OTIS BLAND2918Completed 26 Jul 1951. To Olympia reserve fleet 27 Oct 1959. Permanent transfer from MA 20 Jul 1961 under FY 1962 to replace KINGSPORT VICTORY as an AK, on list 15 Sep 1961.

Page Notes:
Compiled: 7 Aug 2021
© Stephen S. Roberts, 2021
Sources: DB, Maroon, VSC, NVR