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PLUNGER (SSN 595)
SUBMARINE (NUCLEAR-POWERED)
VESSEL STATUS
Class: SSN 594 UIC: 05058
Status: Disposed of by submarine recycling Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 03/08/1996 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Naval Shipyard Mare Island
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 03/23/1959 Commission Date: 11/21/1962
Keel Date: 03/02/1960 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 12/09/1961 Decommission Date: 02/02/1990
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 34.3 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
28.0
Delivery Date: 11/21/1962 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 33.3 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 02/02/1990
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 295 ft Waterline Length:
Extreme Beam: Waterline Beam:
Max Navigational Draft: Draft Limit:
Light Displacement: 3540 tons Full Displacement:
Dead Weight:
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
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: 03/01/1999
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