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USS PITTSBURGH (SSN 720)
SUBMARINE (NUCLEAR-POWERED)
VESSEL STATUS
Class: SSN 688 UIC: 21030
Status: Active, in commission Fleet: U.S. ATLANTIC FLEET
Date Status Changed: 11/23/1985 Homeport: GROTON, CT
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force: Battle Force
Builder: General Dynamics Corp.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 04/16/1979 Commission Date: 11/23/1985
Keel Date: 04/15/1983 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 12/08/1984 Decommission Date:
Age (since Launch) 33.0 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
Delivery Date: 11/14/1985 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) 32.1 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date:
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 362 ft Waterline Length:
Extreme Beam: 33 ft Waterline Beam:
Max Navigational Draft: 31 ft Draft Limit:
Light Displacement: 5802 tons Full Displacement: 6193 tons
Dead Weight: 391 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: US NAVY
Planning Yard: Newport News Shipbuilding and Drydock Co., Newport News, VA
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Electric Boat Div., General Dynamics, Groton, CT
Ships Program Manager: 392
Comments:
Last Updated: 07/26/2011
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