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SCHOFIELD (FFG 3)
(ex - DEG 3)
GUIDED MISSILE FRIGATE
VESSEL STATUS
Class: FFG 1 UIC: 04694
Status: Disposed of in support of Fleet training exercise Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 11/02/1999 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Lockheed Shipbuilding & Construction Co.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 01/04/1962 Commission Date: 05/11/1968
Keel Date: 04/15/1963 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 12/07/1963 Decommission Date: 09/08/1988
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 35.9 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
20.0
Delivery Date: 05/03/1968 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 31.5 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 01/25/1992
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 415 ft Waterline Length: 390 ft
Extreme Beam: 44 ft Waterline Beam: 44 ft
Max Navigational Draft: 25 ft Draft Limit: 16 ft
Light Displacement: 2800 tons Full Displacement: 3596 tons
Dead Weight: 796 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, aluminum superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 1
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Steam Turbine
Accommodations: Officers: 17
Enlisted: 243
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: US NAVY
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 06/11/2002
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