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NEWPORT NEWS (CA 148)
(ex - CL 148)
GUN CRUISER
VESSEL STATUS
Class: CA 134 UIC: 03648
Status: Disposed of, by Navy Sale Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 02/25/1993 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Newport News Shipbuilding
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: Commission Date: 01/29/1949
Keel Date: 11/01/1945 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 03/06/1948 Decommission Date: 06/27/1975
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 44.9 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
26.0
Delivery Date: In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 07/31/1978
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: Waterline Length:
Extreme Beam: Waterline Beam:
Max Navigational Draft: Draft Limit:
Light Displacement: Full Displacement:
Dead Weight:
Hull Material:
No. of Propellers:
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Steam Turbine
Accommodations: Officers:
Enlisted:
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: SCHOOLS, ORGANIZATIONS AND PRIVATE ENTERPRISES
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 07/15/2005
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