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LAKE CHAMPLAIN (CVS 39)
(ex - CV 39, CVA 39)
ASW SUPPORT AIRCRAFT CARRIER
VESSEL STATUS
Class: CVS 10 UIC: 03339
Status: Disposed of, by Navy Sale Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 04/28/1972 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Naval Shipyard Norfolk
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 08/07/1942 Commission Date: 06/03/1945
Keel Date: 03/15/1943 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 11/02/1944 Decommission Date: 05/02/1966
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 27.4 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
21.0
Delivery Date: 06/03/1945 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 26.8 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 12/01/1969
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 889 ft Waterline Length: 820 ft
Extreme Beam: 152 ft Waterline Beam: 101 ft
Max Navigational Draft: 31 ft Draft Limit:
Light Displacement: 28200 tons Full Displacement: 40600 tons
Dead Weight: 12400 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 4
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Steam Turbines
Accommodations: Officers: 361
Enlisted: 2815
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: SCHOOLS, ORGANIZATIONS AND PRIVATE ENTERPRISES
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 06/26/2002
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