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GEORGE WASHINGTON (SSN 598)
(ex - SSBN 598)
SUBMARINE (NUCLEAR-POWERED)
VESSEL STATUS
Class: SSN 598 UIC: 05106
Status: Disposed of by submarine recycling Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 09/30/1998 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: General Dynamics Corp.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 12/31/1957 Commission Date: 12/30/1959
Keel Date: 11/01/1957 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 06/09/1959 Decommission Date: 01/24/1985
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 39.3 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
26.0
Delivery Date: 12/30/1959 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 38.8 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 04/30/1986
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: Waterline Length:
Extreme Beam: Waterline Beam:
Max Navigational Draft: Draft Limit:
Light Displacement: Full Displacement:
Dead Weight:
Hull Material:
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: 12/28/2001
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