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SANTA BARBARA (AE 28)
AMMUNITION SHIP
VESSEL STATUS
Class: AE 26 UIC: 20111
Status: Disposed of by scrapping, dismantling Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 10/10/2007 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Bethlehem Steel Corp.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 01/26/1966 Commission Date: 07/11/1970
Keel Date: 12/20/1966 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 01/23/1968 Decommission Date: 09/30/1998
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 39.8 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
28.0
Delivery Date: 07/02/1970 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 37.3 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 08/03/2005
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 564 ft Waterline Length: 540 ft
Extreme Beam: 81 ft Waterline Beam: 81 ft
Max Navigational Draft: 27 ft Draft Limit: 28 ft
Light Displacement: 10073 tons Full Displacement: 19646 tons
Dead Weight: 9573 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 1
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Steam Turbines
Accommodations: Officers: 28
Enlisted: 375
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian:
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 10/25/2007
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