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T-AK-2049 Green Valley

LASH Cargo Ship:
  • Laid down in 1974 as Green Valley a Maritime Administration type (C9-S-81f) Lighterage Aboard Ship (LASH) Cargo Ship, at Avondale Industries, New Orleans, LA.
  • Launched and delivered in 1974 to the Maritime Administration for operation by Central Gulf Line
  • Chartered by the Military Sealift Command (MSC) in 1992 from Central Gulf Lines and placed in service as Green Valley (T-AK-2049)
  • Green Valley was assigned to Maritime Prepositioning Ship Squadron Two at Diego Garcia until 2001
  • Returned to her owners for scrapping upon completion of her contract with MSC
    Displacement 28,500 t.(lt) 49,152 t.(fl)
    Length 893' 3"
    Beam 100'
    Draft 40' (max.)
    Speed 16 kts.
    Cargo Capacity 1,500,691 cubic feet
    Full Operating Complement 24 Civilian Mariners
    Propulsion 2 combustion engineering boilers; 1,100 psi; 2 De Val turbines; 32,000 hp; 1 shaft
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    Green Valley 38k Green Valley (T-AK-2049) at anchor, date and place unknown.
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