USS TANGIER (AV-8)



SHIPS DATA

NAME: Tangier

HULL NUMBER: AV-8

DIMENSIONS:

Displacement: 7,864 tons (Normal), 14,907 tons (Full Load)
Length Overall: 492'
Waterline Length: 465'
Maximum Beam: 69' 6"
Maximum Draft: 29'

MACHINERY:

2 sets of De Laval geared turbines, 8,500 S.H.P.
2 Foster-Wheeler boilers
Maximum Speed: 17.5 Knots

ARMAMENT:

1X5" 38cal (single mounting)
4X3" 50cal (single mounting)



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