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SDTS (EDDG 31)
(DD 936, DDG-31)
SELF DEFENSE TEST SHIP
VESSEL STATUS
Class: DDG 31 UIC: 52196
Status: Reclassed, hull reclassed to - DDG Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 07/21/2004 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Bethlehem Steel Co., Shipbuilding Div.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: Commission Date:
Keel Date: 09/13/1954 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 10/01/1955 Decommission Date:
Age (since Launch) 62.2 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
Delivery Date: 11/30/1956 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) 61.1 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date:
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 418 ft Waterline Length:
Extreme Beam: Waterline Beam:
Max Navigational Draft: Draft Limit:
Light Displacement: 2967 tons Full Displacement:
Dead Weight:
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 2
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Steam Turbines
Accommodations: Officers:
Enlisted:
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian:
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments: SDTS (EDDG-31) WAS DISPOSED IN SUPPORT OF FLEET TRAINING EXERCISE AS DECATUR (DDG-31) ON 21JUL04.
Last Updated: 07/28/2004
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