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USS OSCAR AUSTIN (DDG 79)

GUIDED MISSILE DESTROYER

UIC:21953
Class:DDG 51 Fleet:Atlantic
Status:Active, in commission Homeport:NORFOLK, VA
Date status changed:08/19/2000 Berth:
Maintenance Category:
Force:Battle Force MARAD Type:
Builder: BATH IRON WKS CORP
Delivery Date:05/11/2000
Award Date:07/20/1994 Age (since delivery):15.1 years
Keel Date:10/09/1997 Commission Date:08/19/2000
Launch Date:11/07/1998 Inactivation Date:
Age (since launch)16.6 years Decommission Date:
Years from Commission to Decommission:
Stricken Date:

Overall Length: 510 ft Waterline Length:471 ft
Extreme Beam:66 ft Waterline Beam:59 ft
Maximum Navigational Draft:31 ft Draft Limit:24 ft
Light Displacement:7101 tons Full Displacement:9496 tons
Dead Weight:2395 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
Number of Propellers: 2
Number of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Gas Turbines
Accommodations: Officers: 30 Enlisted: 339

Custodian:US NAVY Ships Program Manager:400
Planning Yard: Bath Iron Works, Bath, ME

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