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MT Ranger (AOT-1002)

T6-M-98a Tanker:
  • Laid down, 27 July 1976 as MT Zapada Ranger for Zapada Leasing Corp., at Todd Pacific Shipyards Corp., San Pedro, CA.
  • Delivered to Zapada Leasing, Corp., 30 September 1976
  • Leased to Ogden Product Tankers, Inc., 27 February 1981, renamed MT Ogden Ranger
  • Released by Ogden Product Tankers Inc., 2 March 1981, to Penn Tanker, Co., renamed MT Ranger
  • Released by Penn Tanker Co., 3 April 1981, to Ogden Ranger Transportation Co.
  • Released by Ogden Ranger Transportation Co., 15 November 1982 to Ogden Rover Transport Inc,
  • Chartered by the Military Sealift Command from 17 February 1985 to 5 April 1986, placed in service as MT Ranger (AOT-1002)
  • Returned to her owners, date unknown
  • Sold foreign in 1981, renamed MT Kathryn Sea
  • Resold, date unknown, renamed MT W. S. Challenger 19
  • Final Disposition, scrapped in 2003
    Displacement 21,572 t. (lt)
    Length 711'
    Beam 84'
    Draft 34.r' (max)
    Speed unknown
    Complement 26 Contract Mariners
    Cargo Capacity 35,000 t. DWT
    Armament none
    Propulsionone medium-speed Diesel engine, single propeller

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