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MEMPHIS (SSN 691)
SUBMARINE (NUCLEAR-POWERED)
VESSEL STATUS
Class: SSN 688 UIC: 20782
Status: Stricken, to be disposed of Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 01/20/2012 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Z Berth: Puget Sound Naval Shipyard & Intermediate Maintenance Facility (PSNS & IMF) MOORING ALPHA
Force:
Builder: Newport News Shipbuilding
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 02/04/1971 Commission Date: 12/17/1977
Keel Date: 06/23/1973 Inactivation Date: 04/07/2011
Launch Date: 04/03/1976 Decommission Date: 01/20/2012
Age (since Launch) 41.3 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
35.0
Delivery Date: 12/14/1977 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) 39.7 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 01/20/2012
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 362 ft Waterline Length:
Extreme Beam: 33 ft Waterline Beam:
Max Navigational Draft: 31 ft Draft Limit:
Light Displacement: 5716 tons Full Displacement: 6087 tons
Dead Weight: 371 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 1
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Steam Turbine (Nuclear)
Accommodations: Officers: 12
Enlisted: 98
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: PUGET SOUND NAVAL SHIPYARD AND INTERMEDIATE MAINTENANCE FACILITY, WA (PSNS & IMF)
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments: ELIGIBLE FOR INCLUSION IN THE NATIONAL REGISTER OF HISTORIC PLACES (NRHP)
Last Updated: 01/20/2017
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