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MT Rover (AOT-1006)

T6-M-98a Tanker:
  • Laid down, 28 January 1977, as MT Zapada Rover for Zapada Leasing Corp., at Todd Pacific Shipyards Corp., San Pedro, CA.
  • Delivered to Zapada Leasing, Corp., 27 February 1981
  • Leased to Ogden Product Tankers, Inc., 27 February 1981, renamed MT Ogden Rover
  • Released by Ogden Product Tankers Inc., 2 March 1981, to Ogden Rover Transport Inc.
  • Renamed MT Rover, 3 April 1981
  • Released by Ogden Ranger Transportation Inc., 15 November 1982 to Ogden Rover Transport Inc,
  • Chartered by the Military Sealift Command 24 September 1984, placed in service as MT Rover (AOT-1006)
  • Corporate name change to OMI Rover Transportation Inc., 24 June 1986
  • Returned to her owners, date unknown
  • Final Disposition, scrapped in 2004
    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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    Rover 968k MT Rover (AOT-1006) moored pierside at Genoa, Italy, 8 January 1984 Photo by Carlo Martinelli

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