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OHIO (SSBN 726)
(SSBN 1)
BALLISTIC MISSILE SUBMARINE (NUCLEAR-POWERED)
VESSEL STATUS
Class: SSBN 726 UIC: 21036
Status: Reclassed, hull reclassed to - SSGN Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 10/01/2002 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: General Dynamics Corp.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 07/01/1974 Commission Date: 11/11/1981
Keel Date: 04/10/1976 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 04/07/1979 Decommission Date:
Age (since Launch) 38.5 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
Delivery Date: 10/28/1981 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) 36.0 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date:
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 560 ft Waterline Length:
Extreme Beam: 42 ft Waterline Beam:
Max Navigational Draft: 38 ft Draft Limit:
Light Displacement: 15275 tons Full Displacement: 16802 tons
Dead Weight: 1527 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 1
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Steam Turbine (Nuclear)
Accommodations: Officers: 13
Enlisted: 140
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: US NAVY
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments: RECLASSED TO SSGN 726 IN OCT 2002
Last Updated: 09/14/2009
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