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AV-1 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
FEB1919-Keel Date: 5 FEB 1919
at American International Shipbuilding Corporation Hog Is
APR1920-Launch Date: 28 APR 1920
DEC1921-Commissioned: 16 DEC 1921
JUN1946-Decommissioned: 21 JUN 1946

AV-1 General Specifications

Named for: Orville Wright

Complement: 228 Officers and Enlisted

Displacement: 11500 tons

Length: 448 feet

Beam: 58 feet

Draft: 23 feet

Final Disposition: Transferred to Maritime Commission 21 September 1946Sold for scrapping 19 August 1948