Please report any broken links or trouble you might come across to the Webmaster. Please take a moment to let us know so that we can correct any problems and make your visit as enjoyable and as informative as possible.


NavSource Online: Service Ship Photo Archive

USNS Sealift China Sea (T-AOT-170)
ex
USNS Sealift China Sea (T-AO-170)


Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons

National Defense Service Medal

Sealift Pacific Class Transport Tanker:
  • Laid down, 1 October 1973, at Todd Shipyards, San Pedro, CA.
  • Launched, 1 April 1974
  • Delivered to Marine Transport Lines for long term charter to the Military Sealift Command (MSC), 9 May 1975 and placed in service as USNS Sealift China Sea (T-AO-170)
  • Reclassified Transport Oiler, T-AOT-170 (date unknown)
  • Placed out of service, struck from the Naval Register and sold for commercial service, 18 April 1995, to Unideal Navitankers Management, Athens, Greece, renamed MT Sant Ambrogio, re-flagged Panamanian
  • Final Disposition, scrapped in March 2000
    Specifications:
    Displacement 6,487 t(lt) 31,780 t(fl)
    Length 587'
    Beam 84'
    Draft 35' (max.)
    one Enterprise Diesel engine
    single propeller, 14,000shp
    Click On Image
    For Full Size Image
    Size Image Description Contributed
    By
    There are no images of USNS Sealift China Sea (T- AO-170 / T-AOT-170) available at NavSource

    There is no DANFS history available for USNS Sealift China Sea (T-AO-170 / T-AOT-170) at Navsource
    Crew Contact And Reunion Information
    Fleet Tankers Association
    U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log

    Additional Resources and Web Sites of Interest

    Back To The Navsource Photo Archives Main Page Back To The Service Force Ship Type Index Back To The Fleet Oiler (AO) Photo Index Back To The Transport Oiler (AOT) Photo Index
    Comments, Suggestions, E-mail Webmaster.
    This page is created and maintained by Gary P. Priolo
    All pages copyright NavSource Naval History
    Last Updated 26 October 2007