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DIXON (AS 37)
SUBMARINE TENDER
VESSEL STATUS
Class: AS 36 UIC: 20132
Status: Disposed of in support of Fleet training exercise Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 07/21/2003 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: General Dynamics Corp.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 04/20/1966 Commission Date: 08/07/1971
Keel Date: 09/07/1967 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 06/20/1970 Decommission Date: 12/15/1995
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 33.1 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
24.0
Delivery Date: 05/07/1971 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 32.2 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 03/18/1996
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 643 ft Waterline Length: 620 ft
Extreme Beam: 85 ft Waterline Beam: 85 ft
Max Navigational Draft: 29 ft Draft Limit: 29 ft
Light Displacement: 13967 tons Full Displacement: 23014 tons
Dead Weight: 9047 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 1
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Steam Turbine
Accommodations: Officers: 88
Enlisted: 1226
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: US NAVY
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 08/11/2003
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