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CANOPUS (AS 34)
SUBMARINE TENDER
VESSEL STATUS
Class: AS 33 UIC: 04720
Status: Disposed of by Navy title transfer to the Maritime Administration Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 05/01/1999 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Ingalls Shipbuilding Corp.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 09/19/1963 Commission Date: 11/04/1965
Keel Date: 03/02/1964 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 02/12/1965 Decommission Date: 11/30/1994
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 34.3 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
29.0
Delivery Date: 10/25/1965 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 33.6 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 05/03/1995
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 644 ft Waterline Length: 620 ft
Extreme Beam: Waterline Beam:
Max Navigational Draft: Draft Limit: 30 ft
Light Displacement: 14316 tons Full Displacement: 20922 tons
Dead Weight: 6606 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers:
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Steam Turbine
Accommodations: Officers:
Enlisted:
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: MARITIME ADMINISTRATION (NATIONAL DEFENSE RESERVE FLEET)
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 04/09/2007
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