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THACH (FFG 43)
GUIDED MISSILE FRIGATE
VESSEL STATUS
Class: FFG 7 UIC: 21110
Status: Disposed of in support of Fleet training exercise Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 07/14/2016 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Todd Shipyards Corp., Los Angeles Div.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 04/27/1979 Commission Date: 03/17/1984
Keel Date: 03/06/1982 Inactivation Date: 11/15/2013
Launch Date: 12/18/1982 Decommission Date: 11/15/2013
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 33.6 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
29.0
Delivery Date: 02/24/1984 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 32.4 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 11/15/2013
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 453 ft Waterline Length: 408 ft
Extreme Beam: 47 ft Waterline Beam: 47 ft
Max Navigational Draft: 26 ft Draft Limit: 17 ft
Light Displacement: 3183 tons Full Displacement: 4100 tons
Dead Weight: 917 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, aluminum superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 1
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Gas Turbines
Accommodations: Officers: 19
Enlisted: 200
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian:
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 07/20/2016
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