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Cape Flattery (YTT-9)

International Radio Call Sign:
November - Alpha - Sierra - Uniform
Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons

National Defense Service Medal

Cape Flattery Class Torpedo Trial Craft:
  • Built by McDermott Shipyards, Amelia, LA (YN 283)
  • Contract awarded, 31 July 1987
  • Laid down, 29 July 1988
  • Launched, 05 May 1989
  • Delivered, 28 September 1990
  • Placed in service as Cape Flattery (YTT-9), 30 May 1991
  • Placed out of service (date unknown)
  • Struck from the Naval Register, 13 August 1999
  • Final Disposition, sold to Tanadgusix Corporation, Anchorage, AK, renamed R/V Cape Flattery, 26 September 2000
  • Sold to U.S. Seafoods, Seattle, WA, rebuilt as a catcher/processing vessel and renamed Seafreeze America (ON 1111595), September 2012
  • Sold to Cape Flattery Washington LLC and renamed Cape Flattery, date unknown
  • Final disposition, currently active, homeported Dutch Harbor, AK
    Displacement 1168 tons (fl)
    Length 186'
    Beam 40'
    Draft 11' (max.)
    Speed unknown
    Complement unknown
    Armament none
    one Cummins KTA 50 turbocharged diesel
    one shaft, 1250bhp
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    Cape Flattery 78k Cape Flattery (YTT-9) underway, date and location unknown. Scott Odell
    Cape Flattery 302k R/V Cape Flattery laid up at Lake Union, Seattle, WA, circa 2012. Photo courtesy Scott Odell
    Assertive 293k Ex- Cape Flattery (YTT-9) and ex-USNS Assertive (T-AGOS-9) moored on Lake Union in Seattle, WA., circa 2012. Lacy Lee RM1 USN Ret
    Assertive 390
    Cape Flattery 207k Tanadgusix Corporation spec sheet for R/V Cape Flattery, circa 2005. Dave Wright

    There is no DANFS history available for Cape Flattery (YTT-9) at NavSource
    Crew Contact And Reunion Information
    U.S, Navy Memorial Foundation

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