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CONOLLY (DD 979)
DESTROYER
VESSEL STATUS
Class: DD 963 UIC: 20611
Status: Disposed of in support of Fleet training exercise Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 04/29/2009 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Ingalls Shipbuilding Corp.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 01/15/1974 Commission Date: 10/14/1978
Keel Date: 09/29/1975 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 02/19/1977 Decommission Date: 09/18/1998
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 32.2 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
20.0
Delivery Date: 09/25/1978 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 30.6 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 09/18/1998
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 563 ft Waterline Length: 529 ft
Extreme Beam: 55 ft Waterline Beam: 55 ft
Max Navigational Draft: 31 ft Draft Limit: 23 ft
Light Displacement: 6600 tons Full Displacement: 8876 tons
Dead Weight: 2276 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, aluminum superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 2
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Gas Turbines
Accommodations: Officers: 33
Enlisted: 312
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: US NAVY
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 06/30/2009
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