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JOHN KING (DDG 3)
GUIDED MISSILE DESTROYER
VESSEL STATUS
Class: DDG 2 UIC: 04669
Status: Disposed of, resold by Defense Reutilization and Marketing Service (DRMS) for scrapping Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 02/10/1999 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Bath Iron Works Corp.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 03/28/1957 Commission Date: 02/04/1961
Keel Date: 08/25/1958 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 01/30/1960 Decommission Date: 03/30/1990
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 39.1 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
29.0
Delivery Date: 01/27/1961 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 38.1 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 01/12/1993
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: Waterline Length:
Extreme Beam: Waterline Beam:
Max Navigational Draft: Draft Limit:
Light Displacement: Full Displacement:
Dead Weight:
Hull Material:
No. of Propellers:
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Steam Turbines
Accommodations: Officers:
Enlisted:
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian:
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments: DISMANTLED AT INTERNATIONAL SHIPBREAKING LIMITED, BROWNSVILLE, TX. DATE UNKNOWN.
Last Updated: 01/16/2007
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