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TEXAS (CGN 39)
(ex - DLGN 39)
GUIDED MISSILE CRUISER (NUCLEAR-PROPULSION)
VESSEL STATUS
Class: CGN 38 UIC: 20682
Status: Disposed of by Recycling Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 10/30/2001 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Newport News Shipbuilding
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 12/21/1971 Commission Date: 09/10/1977
Keel Date: 08/18/1973 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 08/09/1975 Decommission Date: 07/16/1993
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 26.2 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
16.0
Delivery Date: 07/26/1977 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 24.3 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 07/16/1993
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 586 ft Waterline Length: 560 ft
Extreme Beam: 63 ft Waterline Beam: 62 ft
Max Navigational Draft: 32 ft Draft Limit: 23 ft
Light Displacement: 10663 tons Full Displacement: 11666 tons
Dead Weight: 1003 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, aluminum superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 2
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Steam Turbine (Nuclear)
Accommodations: Officers: 35
Enlisted: 438
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: PUGET SOUND NAVAL SHIPYARD, BREMERTON, WA (NAVSHIPYD)
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/13/2001
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