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USS FRANK CABLE (AS 40)
SUBMARINE TENDER
VESSEL STATUS
Class: AS 39 UIC: 20865
Status: Active, in commission Fleet: U.S. PACIFIC FLEET
Date Status Changed: 10/29/1979 Homeport: NAVAL BASE, GUAM
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force: Support Force
Builder: Lockheed Shipbuilding & Construction Co.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 11/20/1974 Commission Date: 10/29/1979
Keel Date: 03/02/1976 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 01/14/1978 Decommission Date:
Age (since Launch) 39.8 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
Delivery Date: 09/28/1979 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) 38.1 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date:
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 644 ft Waterline Length: 620 ft
Extreme Beam: 85 ft Waterline Beam: 85 ft
Max Navigational Draft: 26 ft Draft Limit: 29 ft
Light Displacement: 13911 tons Full Displacement: 22978 tons
Dead Weight: 9067 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 1
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Steam Turbine
Accommodations: Officers: 81
Enlisted: 1270
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: MILITARY SEALIFT COMMAND
Planning Yard: Military Sealift Command
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager: PMS 470
Comments:
Last Updated: 05/15/2017
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