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USS NEWPORT NEWS (SSN 750)
SUBMARINE (NUCLEAR-POWERED)
VESSEL STATUS
Class: SSN 688 UIC: 21411
Status: Active, in commission Fleet: U.S. ATLANTIC FLEET
Date Status Changed: 06/03/1989 Homeport: NORFOLK, VA
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force: Battle Force
Builder: Newport News Shipbuilding
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 04/19/1982 Commission Date: 06/03/1989
Keel Date: 03/03/1984 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 03/15/1986 Decommission Date:
Age (since Launch) 31.6 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
Delivery Date: 05/16/1989 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) 28.4 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: 5785 tons Full Displacement: 6187 tons
Dead Weight: 402 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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