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AUBREY FITCH (FFG 34)
GUIDED MISSILE FRIGATE
VESSEL STATUS
Class: FFG 7 UIC: 21059
Status: Disposed of by scrapping, dismantling Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 05/19/2005 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Bath Iron Works Corp.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 01/23/1978 Commission Date: 10/09/1982
Keel Date: 04/10/1981 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 10/17/1981 Decommission Date: 12/12/1997
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 23.6 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
15.0
Delivery Date: 10/01/1982 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 22.6 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 05/03/1999
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: 16 ft
Light Displacement: 3109 tons Full Displacement: 3993 tons
Dead Weight: 884 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:
Last Updated: 10/07/2005
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