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HYMAN G RICKOVER (SSN 709)
SUBMARINE (NUCLEAR-POWERED)
VESSEL STATUS
Class: SSN 688 UIC: 20885
Status: Stricken, to be disposed of Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 12/17/2007 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Z Berth: Puget Sound Naval Shipyard & Intermediate Maintenance Facility (PSNS & IMF) MOORING ALPHA
Force:
Builder: General Dynamics Corp.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 12/10/1973 Commission Date: 07/21/1984
Keel Date: 07/24/1981 Inactivation Date: 03/01/2007
Launch Date: 08/27/1983 Decommission Date: 12/17/2007
Age (since Launch) 34.3 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
23.0
Delivery Date: 07/16/1984 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) 33.4 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 12/17/2007
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 360 ft Waterline Length:
Extreme Beam: 33 ft Waterline Beam:
Max Navigational Draft: 32 ft Draft Limit:
Light Displacement: 5748 tons Full Displacement: 6900 tons
Dead Weight: 1152 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 1
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Steam Turbine (Nuclear)
Accommodations: Officers: 13
Enlisted: 121
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: PUGET SOUND NAVAL SHIPYARD AND INTERMEDIATE MAINTENANCE FACILITY, WA (PSNS & IMF)
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments: USS HYMAN G. RICKOVER (SSN 709) WAS INACTIVATED IN A CEREMONY AT NORFOLK NAVAL STATION ON 14 DEC 06.
Last Updated: 01/24/2017
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