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ARKANSAS (CGN 41)
(ex - DLGN 41)
GUIDED MISSILE CRUISER (NUCLEAR-PROPULSION)
VESSEL STATUS
Class: CGN 38 UIC: 20807
Status: Disposed of by Recycling Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 11/01/1999 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Newport News Shipbuilding
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 01/31/1975 Commission Date: 10/18/1980
Keel Date: 01/17/1977 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 10/21/1978 Decommission Date: 07/07/1998
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 21.1 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
18.0
Delivery Date: 09/29/1980 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 19.2 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 07/07/1998
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 586 ft Waterline Length: 560 ft
Extreme Beam: 63 ft Waterline Beam: 62 ft
Max Navigational Draft: 32 ft Draft Limit: 23 ft
Light Displacement: 10669 tons Full Displacement: 11673 tons
Dead Weight: 1004 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, aluminum superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 2
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Steam Turbine (Nuclear)
Accommodations: Officers: 35
Enlisted: 428
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: PUGET SOUND NAVAL SHIPYARD, BREMERTON, WA (NAVSHIPYD)
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 10/19/2001
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