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SAND LANCE (SSN 660)
SUBMARINE (NUCLEAR-POWERED)
VESSEL STATUS
Class: SSN 637 UIC: 05141
Status: Disposed of by submarine recycling Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 06/18/1999 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Naval Shipyard Portsmouth
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 10/24/1963 Commission Date: 09/25/1971
Keel Date: 01/15/1965 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 11/11/1969 Decommission Date: 08/07/1998
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 29.6 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
27.0
Delivery Date: 10/01/1971 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 27.7 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 08/07/1998
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 292 ft Waterline Length:
Extreme Beam: 32 ft Waterline Beam:
Max Navigational Draft: 30 ft Draft Limit:
Light Displacement: 4031 tons Full Displacement: 4323 tons
Dead Weight: 292 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 1
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Steam Turbine (Nuclear)
Accommodations: Officers: 12
Enlisted: 95
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian:
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 02/24/2005
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