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USS NEW MEXICO (SSN 779)
SUBMARINE (NUCLEAR-POWERED)
VESSEL STATUS
Class: SSN 774 UIC: 23183
Status: Active, in commission Fleet: U.S. ATLANTIC FLEET
Date Status Changed: 03/27/2010 Homeport: GROTON, CT
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force: Battle Force
Builder: General Dynamics Corp.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 08/14/2003 Commission Date: 03/27/2010
Keel Date: 04/12/2008 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 01/17/2009 Decommission Date:
Age (since Launch) 8.8 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
Delivery Date: 12/29/2009 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) 7.8 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date:
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 377 ft Waterline Length:
Extreme Beam: 33 ft Waterline Beam:
Max Navigational Draft: 32 ft Draft Limit:
Light Displacement: Full Displacement: 7800 tons
Dead Weight:
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 1
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Steam Turbine (Nuclear)
Accommodations: Officers: 15
Enlisted: 117
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: US NAVY
Planning Yard: Electric Boat Div., General Dynamics, Groton, CT
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Electric Boat Div., General Dynamics, Groton, CT
Ships Program Manager: 450
Comments:
Last Updated: 01/28/2016
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