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JAMES MADISON (SSBN 627)
BALLISTIC MISSILE SUBMARINE (NUCLEAR-POWERED)
VESSEL STATUS
Class: SSBN 627 UIC: 05701
Status: Disposed of by submarine recycling Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 10/24/1997 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Newport News Shipbuilding
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 07/20/1961 Commission Date: 07/28/1964
Keel Date: 03/05/1962 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 03/15/1963 Decommission Date: 11/20/1992
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 34.6 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
28.0
Delivery Date: 07/28/1964 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 33.3 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 11/20/1992
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: Waterline Length:
Extreme Beam: Waterline Beam:
Max Navigational Draft: Draft Limit:
Light Displacement: Full Displacement:
Dead Weight:
Hull Material:
No. of Propellers:
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Steam Turbine (Nuclear)
Accommodations: Officers:
Enlisted:
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: PUGET SOUND NAVAL SHIPYARD, BREMERTON, WA (NAVSHIPYD)
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 06/23/1998
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