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CONSTELLATION (CV 64)
(ex - CVA 64)
MULTI-PURPOSE AIRCRAFT CARRIER
VESSEL STATUS
Class: CV 63 UIC: 03364
Status: Disposed of by scrapping, dismantling Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 06/27/2017 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Naval Shipyard New York
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 07/01/1956 Commission Date: 10/27/1961
Keel Date: 09/14/1957 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 10/08/1960 Decommission Date: 08/06/2003
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 56.7 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
42.0
Delivery Date: 10/01/1961 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 55.7 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 12/02/2003
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 1073 ft Waterline Length: 990 ft
Extreme Beam: 282 ft Waterline Beam: 130 ft
Max Navigational Draft: 39 ft Draft Limit: 38 ft
Light Displacement: 61981 tons Full Displacement: 82538 tons
Dead Weight: 20557 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 4
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Steam Turbines
Accommodations: Officers: 575
Enlisted: 5049
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian:
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments: INTERNATIONAL SHIPBREAKING LIMITED LLC IN BROWNSVILLE, TX.
Last Updated: 08/03/2017
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