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CHARLES F ADAMS (DDG 2)
GUIDED MISSILE DESTROYER
VESSEL STATUS
Class: DDG 2 UIC: 04668
Status: Stricken, to be disposed of Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 11/20/1992 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: X Berth: NAVSEA Inactive Ships On-site Maintenance Office, Philadelphia, PA
Force:
Builder: Bath Iron Works Corp.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 03/28/1957 Commission Date: 09/10/1960
Keel Date: 06/15/1958 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 09/08/1959 Decommission Date: 08/01/1990
Age (since Launch) 58.1 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
30.0
Delivery Date: 08/31/1960 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) 57.2 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 11/20/1992
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 437 ft Waterline Length:
Extreme Beam: Waterline Beam:
Max Navigational Draft: Draft Limit:
Light Displacement: 3601 tons Full Displacement:
Dead Weight:
Hull Material: Steel hull, aluminum superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 2
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Steam Turbines
Accommodations: Officers:
Enlisted:
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: NAVSEA INACTIVE SHIPS ON-SITE MAINTENANCE OFFICE, PHILADELPHIA, PA
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments: Eligible for Inclusion in the National Register of Historic Places (NRHP)
Last Updated: 10/01/2015
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