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USS MOBILE BAY (CG 53)
GUIDED MISSILE CRUISER
VESSEL STATUS
Class: CG 47 UIC: 21346
Status: Active, in commission Fleet: U.S. PACIFIC FLEET
Date Status Changed: 02/21/1987 Homeport: SAN DIEGO, CA
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force: Battle Force
Builder: Ingalls Shipbuilding Corp.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 01/15/1982 Commission Date: 02/21/1987
Keel Date: 06/05/1984 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 08/22/1985 Decommission Date:
Age (since Launch) 32.3 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
Delivery Date: 12/03/1986 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) 31.0 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date:
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 567 ft Waterline Length: 529 ft
Extreme Beam: 55 ft Waterline Beam: 55 ft
Max Navigational Draft: 33 ft Draft Limit: 23 ft
Light Displacement: 7010 tons Full Displacement: 9600 tons
Dead Weight: 2590 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, aluminum superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 2
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Gas Turbines
Accommodations: Officers: 33
Enlisted: 330
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: US NAVY
Planning Yard: Northrop Grumman Ship Systems, Ingalls Op, Pascagoula, MS
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager: 400
Comments:
Last Updated: 03/06/2012
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