Containerized and break-bulk cargo weighing 4,714 long tons
were offloaded from MV American Tern onto a 20-foot thick floating ice pier and then trucked to numerous storage locations throughout McMurdo Station and Scott Base.
The length of three football fields, Benavidez, is 950-feet-long, has a beam of slightly over 100 feet, a draft of 34 feet and displaces 62,000 long tons
41 long tons
but the country was able to satisfy its export quota to the European Union (EU), said Joseph Alfred, General Manager of the St.
While deployed to the highest, driest, and coldest continent on earth in support of Operation Deep Freeze, Sailors from NCHB 1 completed an offload of 4,882 long tons
of supplies for the upcoming winter season at McMurdo (U.
The ARCO measures 492 feet long, 98 feet wide, and has a lifting capacity of 7,800 long tons
America-class ships are 844 feet long, 106 feet wide and displace 44,971 long tons
, and can accommodate a crew of 1,204 (102 officers) and 1,687 troops.