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MV Gus W. Darnell (AOT-1121)

AOT-1121 Champion Class T-5 Tanker:
  • Built in 1985 by American Ship Building Co., Tampa, FL. for Ocean Product Tankers of Houston, Texas, for long-term time charter to MSC
  • Delivered in 1985 and placed in service by the Military Sealift Command (MSC) as MV Gus W. Darnell (AOT-1121)
  • MT Gus W. Darnell (AOT-1121) is the only Transporter Tanker in the MSC's inventory that is on long term charter
    Displacement 39,624 t.(fl)
    Length 615'
    Beam 90'
    Draft 24' 8" (mean)
    Speed 16 kts.
    Complement 24
    Cargo Capacity 237,766 bbls
    Armament none
    Propulsion 1 Sulzer 5RTA 76 diesel; 18,400 hp sustained; 1 shaft
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    Gus W. Darnell 69k MV Gus W. Darnell (AOT-1121) underway, date and place unknown.
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