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USNS Zeus (ARC 7) ca. 1984.
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Class: ZEUS (ARC 7)
Design: SCB, MC/MA, Navy XX #
Displacement (tons): 9,446 light, 16,015 full
Dimensions (feet): 513' oa, 464'wl x 73' e/wl x 24' max nav
Original armament: 4-5"/38
Later armaments: (19xx) 4-20mm
Complement: Accommodations for 21 officers and 65 enlisted
Speed (kts.): ##.#
Propulsion (HP): #,###
Machinery: Diesel electric, 2 screws

Construction:
ARCNameOrd/AcqBuilderKeelLaunchDeliv
7ZEUS17 Aug 1979National Steel1 Jun 19819[30 NVR/PHS] Oct 198219 Mar 1984

Disposition:
ARCNameTDecomm/CustStrikeDisposalFateMA Sale/Depart
7ZEUSTDECOMSTKDISPFATEMASALE

Class Notes:
Built privately to a NAVSEA desin. MSC special mission ship since 1 Oct 1984. A second ship was planned but never ordered. [PHS]

Ship Notes:
ARCNameMANotes
7ZEUSFY 1979. Still in service with MSC as a Special Mission Ship 2020.

Page Notes:
Compiled: 26 Oct 2021
© Stephen S. Roberts, 2021
Sources: DB, Maroon, NVR