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COMTE DE GRASSE (DD 974)
DESTROYER
VESSEL STATUS
Class: DD 963 UIC: 20600
Status: Disposed of in support of Fleet training exercise Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 06/07/2006 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Ingalls Shipbuilding Corp.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 01/26/1972 Commission Date: 08/05/1978
Keel Date: 04/04/1975 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 03/26/1976 Decommission Date: 06/05/1998
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 30.3 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
20.0
Delivery Date: 07/17/1978 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 27.9 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 06/05/1998
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 563 ft Waterline Length: 529 ft
Extreme Beam: 55 ft Waterline Beam: 55 ft
Max Navigational Draft: 30 ft Draft Limit: 23 ft
Light Displacement: 6579 tons Full Displacement: 8834 tons
Dead Weight: 2255 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, aluminum superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 2
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Gas Turbines
Accommodations: Officers: 31
Enlisted: 318
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: US NAVY
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 06/12/2006
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