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KAMEHAMEHA (SSN 642)
(ex - SSBN 642)
SUBMARINE (NUCLEAR-POWERED)
VESSEL STATUS
Class: SSN 640 UIC: 05713
Status: Disposed of by submarine recycling Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 02/28/2003 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Naval Shipyard Mare Island
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 08/31/1962 Commission Date: 12/10/1965
Keel Date: 05/02/1963 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 01/16/1965 Decommission Date: 04/02/2002
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 38.1 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
37.0
Delivery Date: 10/01/1965 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 37.3 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 04/02/2002
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 425 ft Waterline Length:
Extreme Beam: 33 ft Waterline Beam:
Max Navigational Draft: 31 ft Draft Limit:
Light Displacement: 6511 tons Full Displacement: 7334 tons
Dead Weight: 823 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 1
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Steam Turbine (Nuclear)
Accommodations: Officers: 20
Enlisted: 130
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian:
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 05/27/2003
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