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THOMAS JEFFERSON (SSN 618)
(ex - SSBN 618)
SUBMARINE (NUCLEAR-POWERED)
VESSEL STATUS
Class: SSN 608 UIC: 05125
Status: Disposed of by submarine recycling Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 03/06/1998 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Newport News Shipbuilding
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 07/22/1960 Commission Date: 01/04/1963
Keel Date: 02/03/1961 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 02/24/1962 Decommission Date: 01/24/1985
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 36.1 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
22.0
Delivery Date: 11/11/1962 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 35.3 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 04/30/1986
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 425 ft Waterline Length:
Extreme Beam: 33 ft Waterline Beam:
Max Navigational Draft: 32 ft Draft Limit:
Light Displacement: 6700 tons Full Displacement: 7280 tons
Dead Weight: 580 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 1
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Steam Turbine (Nuclear)
Accommodations: Officers: 19
Enlisted: 127
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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