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NOAA Ship RAINIER at Icy Bay.

Twin diesel engines, length 231 feet, beam 42 feet, draft 14.3 feet. Built by Aerojet General Shipyards in Jacksonville, Florida. In service 1968- still operational on the Pacific Coast and Alaska. Named for the great volcano Mount Rainier that overlooks the waters of Puget Sound.

Publication of the National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), NOAA Central Library.

Last Updated: June 8, 2006 9:24 AM

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