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USS CONNECTICUT (SSN 22)
SUBMARINE (NUCLEAR-POWERED)
VESSEL STATUS
Class: SSN 21 UIC: 21859
Status: Active, in commission Fleet: U.S. PACIFIC FLEET
Date Status Changed: 12/11/1998 Homeport: BREMERTON, WA
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force: Battle Force
Builder: General Dynamics Corp.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 05/03/1991 Commission Date: 12/11/1998
Keel Date: Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 09/01/1997 Decommission Date:
Age (since Launch) 20.1 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
Delivery Date: 11/12/1998 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) 18.9 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date:
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 353 ft Waterline Length: 353 ft
Extreme Beam: 40 ft Waterline Beam:
Max Navigational Draft: 36 ft Draft Limit:
Light Displacement: 7568 tons Full Displacement: 9137 tons
Dead Weight: 1569 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 1
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Steam Turbine (Nuclear)
Accommodations: Officers: 15
Enlisted: 101
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: US NAVY
Planning Yard: Newport News Shipbuilding and Drydock Co., Newport News, VA
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Electric Boat Div., General Dynamics, Groton, CT
Ships Program Manager: 392
Comments:
Last Updated: 08/23/2011
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