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COUCAL (ASR 8)
SUBMARINE RESCUE SHIP
VESSEL STATUS
Class: ASR 7 UIC: 04708
Status: Disposed of in support of Fleet training exercise Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 01/19/1991 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: MOORE SB & DD CO
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 12/30/1940 Commission Date: 01/22/1943
Keel Date: 09/30/1941 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 05/29/1942 Decommission Date:
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 48.7 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
Delivery Date: 01/22/1943 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 48.0 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 09/15/1977
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 251 ft Waterline Length:
Extreme Beam: Waterline Beam:
Max Navigational Draft: Draft Limit:
Light Displacement: 1790 tons Full Displacement:
Dead Weight:
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 1
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: none
Accommodations: Officers:
Enlisted:
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: US NAVY
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 03/01/2002
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