January 2003
Sea Power;Jan2003, Vol. 46 Issue 1, p119
Features the Henry J. Kaiser (T-AO 187), a Kaisier-class fleet oiler built by Avondale Shipyards for the U.S. Navy. Displacement of the oiler; Dimension; Passenger capacity.


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