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FLORIDA (SSBN 728)
BALLISTIC MISSILE SUBMARINE (NUCLEAR-POWERED)
VESSEL STATUS
Class: SSBN 726 UIC: 21038
Status: Reclassed, hull reclassed to - SSGN Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 10/01/2002 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: General Dynamics Corp.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 02/28/1975 Commission Date: 06/18/1983
Keel Date: 01/19/1981 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 11/14/1981 Decommission Date:
Age (since Launch) 35.8 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
Delivery Date: 06/17/1983 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) 34.2 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date:
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 560 ft Waterline Length:
Extreme Beam: 42 ft Waterline Beam:
Max Navigational Draft: 38 ft Draft Limit:
Light Displacement: 15282 tons Full Displacement: 16821 tons
Dead Weight: 1539 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 1
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Steam Turbine (Nuclear)
Accommodations: Officers: 13
Enlisted: 140
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: US NAVY
Planning Yard: Electric Boat Div., General Dynamics, Groton, CT
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments: RECLASSED TO SSGN 728 IN OCT 2002
Last Updated: 07/22/2010
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