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TAURUS (PHM 3)
PATROL COMBATANT MISSILE (HYDROFOIL)
VESSEL STATUS
Class: PHM 1 UIC: 20929
Status: Disposed of, by Navy Sale Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 08/19/1996 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: BOEING CO/SEATTLE
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 10/20/1977 Commission Date: 10/10/1981
Keel Date: 01/30/1979 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 05/08/1981 Decommission Date: 07/30/1993
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 15.3 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
12.0
Delivery Date: 10/07/1981 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 14.8 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 07/30/1993
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 133 ft Waterline Length: 118 ft
Extreme Beam: 29 ft Waterline Beam: 25 ft
Max Navigational Draft: 7 ft Draft Limit: 3 ft
Light Displacement: 175 tons Full Displacement: 245 tons
Dead Weight: 70 tons
Hull Material: All aluminum hull.
No. of Propellers:
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Geared Turbine
Accommodations: Officers: 5
Enlisted: 19
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: SCHOOLS, ORGANIZATIONS AND PRIVATE ENTERPRISES
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 03/15/1999
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