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USS MICHIGAN (SSGN 727)
(ex - SSBN 727)
GUIDED MISSILE SUBMARINE (NUCLEAR-POWERED)
VESSEL STATUS
Class: SSGN 726 UIC: 21037
Status: Active, in commission Fleet: U.S. PACIFIC FLEET
Date Status Changed: 01/01/2004 Homeport: BANGOR, WA
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force: Battle Force
Builder: General Dynamics Corp.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 02/28/1975 Commission Date: 09/11/1982
Keel Date: 04/04/1977 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 04/26/1980 Decommission Date:
Age (since Launch) 37.5 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
Delivery Date: 08/28/1982 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) 35.2 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: 15280 tons Full Displacement: 16782 tons
Dead Weight: 1502 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: 396
Comments: SSGN 727 WAS DELIVERED FROM CONVERSION ON 22 NOV 06 AT ELECTRIC BOAT, GROTON, CT AND HAD A RETURN TO SERVICE CEREMONY AT NAVAL BASE KITSAP ON 12 JUN 07.
Last Updated: 02/24/2006
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