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OAS platform Detail for BIGELOW

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NODC Code:31IW
Comments:Updated information from ICES for vessel BIGELOW from UNITED STATES.
Code : 31IW
Flag : UNITED STATES - US (ISO Country Code)
Call Sign : NIYY
Title : USS
Platform Class : Naval vessel
Pennant : DD-942
Commissioned Date : 1957
Decommissioned Date : 1983
Current Length : 127.5
Built : 1957
Information Source : (URL)

Forrest Sherman class
Laid down by Bath Iron Works, Bath ME July 6 1955.
Launched February 2 1957 and commissioned November 8 1957.
Decommissioned November 5 1983.
Stricken June 1 1990.
Sold for scrap in 1993. Repossessed 10/01/96.
Fate Sunk on April 2 2003 as a target in SINKEX
Metadata version:3
Keydate:2003-03-25 00:00:00+00
Editdate:2012-10-02 20:45:37+00