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HOUSTON (SSN 713)
SUBMARINE (NUCLEAR-POWERED)
VESSEL STATUS
Class: SSN 688 UIC: 20994
Status: Stricken, to be disposed of Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 08/24/2017 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Z Berth: Puget Sound Naval Shipyard & Intermediate Maintenance Facility (PSNS & IMF)
Force:
Builder: Newport News Shipbuilding
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 08/01/1975 Commission Date: 09/25/1982
Keel Date: 01/29/1979 Inactivation Date: 07/28/2016
Launch Date: 03/21/1981 Decommission Date: 08/24/2017
Age (since Launch) 36.8 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
35.0
Delivery Date: 09/21/1982 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) 35.3 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 08/24/2017
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 362 ft Waterline Length:
Extreme Beam: 33 ft Waterline Beam:
Max Navigational Draft: 32 ft Draft Limit:
Light Displacement: 5744 tons Full Displacement: 6103 tons
Dead Weight: 359 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 1
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Steam Turbine (Nuclear)
Accommodations: Officers: 12
Enlisted: 98
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian:
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 09/19/2017
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