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LING (IXSS 297)
(ex - AGSS 297)
UNCLASSIFIED MISCELLANEOUS SUBMARINE
VESSEL STATUS
Class:   UIC: 05297
Status: Donated as a Museum and Memorial Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 10/15/1972 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Cramp Shipbuilding Co.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 03/01/1942 Commission Date: 06/08/1945
Keel Date: 11/02/1942 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 08/15/1943 Decommission Date: 10/26/1946
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 29.2 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
1.0
Delivery Date: In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 12/01/1971
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 312 ft Waterline Length:
Extreme Beam: 27 ft Waterline Beam:
Max Navigational Draft: 17 ft Draft Limit:
Light Displacement: Full Displacement: 1525 tons
Dead Weight:
Hull Material:
No. of Propellers:
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type:
Accommodations: Officers:
Enlisted:
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: SCHOOLS, ORGANIZATIONS AND PRIVATE ENTERPRISES
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments: LING IS LOCATED AT THE SUBMARINE MEMORIAL ASSOCIATION-USS LING, 78 RIVER STREET, HACKENSACK, NJ. LING IS LISTED ON THE NATIONAL REGISTER OF HISTORIC PLACES, REF. NO. 78001736.
Last Updated: 06/11/2002
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