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SIDES (FFG 14)
GUIDED MISSILE FRIGATE
VESSEL STATUS
Class: FFG 7 UIC: 20967
Status: Disposed of by scrapping, dismantling Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 01/25/2016 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Todd Shipyards Corp., Los Angeles Div.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 02/27/1976 Commission Date: 05/30/1981
Keel Date: 08/07/1978 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 05/19/1979 Decommission Date: 02/28/2003
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 36.7 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
22.0
Delivery Date: 04/24/1981 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 34.8 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 05/24/2004
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 445 ft Waterline Length: 408 ft
Extreme Beam: 47 ft Waterline Beam: 47 ft
Max Navigational Draft: 25 ft Draft Limit: 17 ft
Light Displacement: 3197 tons Full Displacement: 4082 tons
Dead Weight: 885 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, aluminum superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 1
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Gas Turbines
Accommodations: Officers: 17
Enlisted: 198
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian:
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments: CONTRACT AWARDED TO SOUTHERN RECYCLING LLC IN NEW ORLEANS, LA, FOR VESSEL DISMANTLING, DEMILITARIZATION AND RECYCLING.
Last Updated: 07/21/2016
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