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SUNFISH (SSN 649)



SUBMARINE (NUCLEAR-POWERED)
UIC: 05136 Class: SSN 637 Fleet:
Status: Disposed of by submarine recycling Homeport:
Date status Changed: 10/31/1997 Berth:
Force: Maintenance Category:
Builder: General Dynamics Corp.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 03/26/1963 Delivery Date: 03/15/1969 Decommission Date: 03/31/1997
Keel Date: 01/15/1965 Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 28.6 Years from Commission to Decommission: 28.0
Launch Date: 10/14/1966 Commission Date: 03/15/1969
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 31.0 Inactivation Date: Stricken Date: 03/31/1997
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 289 ft Extreme Beam: 32 ft Waterline Beam:
Waterline Length: Max Navigational Draft: 29 ft Draft Limit:
Light Displacement: 4035 tons Full Displacement: 4326 tons Dead Weight: 291 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 1 No. of Waterjets: Propulsion Type: Steam Turbine (Nuclear)
Accommodations: Officers: 14 Enlisted: 95
Custodian: PUGET SOUND NAVAL SHIPYARD, BREMERTON, WA (NAVSHIPYD) Ships Program Manager:
Planning Yard: Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Comments:
Last Updated: 11/13/1997
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