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SARATOGA (CV 60)
(ex-CVA 60)

MULTI-PURPOSE AIRCRAFT CARRIER

UIC:03360
Class:CV 59 Fleet:
Status:Stricken, to be disposed of by dismantling Homeport:
Date status changed:04/02/2010 Berth:Naval Station, Newport, RI (NAVSTA)
Maintenance Category:X
Force: MARAD Type:
Builder: NAV SY/NEW YORK
Delivery Date:04/14/1956
Award Date:07/23/1952 Age (since delivery):59.2 years
Keel Date:12/16/1952 Commission Date:04/14/1956
Launch Date:10/08/1955 Inactivation Date:
Age (since launch)59.7 years Decommission Date:09/30/1994
Years from Commission to Decommission: 38.5
Stricken Date: 09/30/1994

Overall Length: 1067 ft Waterline Length:990 ft
Extreme Beam:253 ft Waterline Beam:130 ft
Maximum Navigational Draft:37 ft Draft Limit:37 ft
Light Displacement:61235 tons Full Displacement:81101 tons
Dead Weight:19866 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
Number of Propellers: 4
Number of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Steam Turbine
Accommodations: Officers: 552 Enlisted: 4988

Custodian:US NAVY Ships Program Manager:
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Last updated 10/26/2011
 

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