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USS OHIO (SSGN 726)
(ex - SSBN 1, SSBN 726)
GUIDED MISSILE SUBMARINE (NUCLEAR-POWERED)
VESSEL STATUS
Class: SSGN 726 UIC: 21036
Status: Active, in commission Fleet: U.S. PACIFIC FLEET
Date Status Changed: 10/01/2002 Homeport: BANGOR, WA
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force: Battle Force
Builder: General Dynamics Corp.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 07/25/1974 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: Electric Boat Div., General Dynamics, Groton, CT
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Electric Boat Div., General Dynamics, Groton, CT
Ships Program Manager: 392
Comments: SSGN 726 WAS DELIVERED FROM CONVERSION ON 17 DEC 05, RETURN TO SERVICE CEREMONY WAS ON 7 FEB 06.
Last Updated: 10/27/2011
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