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JOHN S MCCAIN (DDG 36)
(ex - DL 3)
GUIDED MISSILE DESTROYER
VESSEL STATUS
Class: DDG 35 UIC:
Status: Disposed of, by Navy Sale Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 12/13/1979 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Bath Iron Works Corp.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: Commission Date: 10/12/1953
Keel Date: 10/24/1949 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 07/12/1952 Decommission Date: 04/30/1978
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 27.4 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
25.0
Delivery Date: 09/23/1953 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 26.3 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 04/29/1978
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 493 ft Waterline Length:
Extreme Beam: 50 ft Waterline Beam:
Max Navigational Draft: 13 ft Draft Limit:
Light Displacement: 3675 tons Full Displacement:
Dead Weight:
Hull Material:
No. of Propellers:
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type:
Accommodations: Officers:
Enlisted:
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: US NAVY
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 02/16/2011
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