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DARTER (SS 576)
SUBMARINE
VESSEL STATUS
Class: SS 576 UIC: 05596
Status: Disposed of in support of Fleet training exercise Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 01/07/1992 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: General Dynamics Corp.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 06/30/1954 Commission Date: 10/20/1956
Keel Date: 11/10/1954 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 05/28/1956 Decommission Date: 12/12/1989
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 35.7 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
33.0
Delivery Date: 10/20/1956 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 35.3 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 01/17/1990
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 283 ft Waterline Length: 283 ft
Extreme Beam: 27 ft Waterline Beam: 25 ft
Max Navigational Draft: 19 ft Draft Limit:
Light Displacement: 1620 tons Full Displacement: 210 tons
Dead Weight: -1410 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 2
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Diesel Electric
Accommodations: Officers: 10
Enlisted: 75
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: US NAVY
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/03/1999
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