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MT Empire State


Double-hulled Tanker:
  • Built in 2009-10 by General Dynamics NASSCO in San Diego
  • Delivered in June 2010
  • Under long-term Charter in 2010 to the US Navy, assigned to the US Navy Military Sealift Command (MSC)
  • MT Empire State is one of the Military Sealift Command's long term chartered tankers and is part of the Sealift Program
    Specifications:
    Displacement 58,746 metric tons
    Length 600' 4"
    Beam 105'
    Draft 38'
    Speed 15.8 kts.
    Complement 21 Contract Mariners
    Cargo Capacity 38,177 DWT
    Propulsion Diesel

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    Empire State 2095k MT Empire State underway while conducting sea trials in the harbor at San Diego, in June 2010. MSC web site

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