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SIMPSON (FFG 56)

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UIC:21350
Class:FFG 7 Fleet:
Status:Stricken, to be disposed of Homeport:
Date status changed:09/30/2015 Berth:NAVSEA Inactive Ships On-site Maintenance Office, Philadelphia, PA
Maintenance Category:X
Force: MARAD Type:
Builder: BATH IRON WKS CORP
Delivery Date:09/13/1985
Award Date:03/22/1982 Age (since delivery):30.7 years
Keel Date:02/27/1984 Commission Date:09/21/1985
Launch Date:08/31/1984 Inactivation Date:
Age (since launch)31.8 years Decommission Date:09/30/2015
Years from Commission to Decommission: 30.0
Stricken Date: 09/30/2015

Overall Length: 453 ft Waterline Length:408 ft
Extreme Beam:47 ft Waterline Beam:47 ft
Maximum Navigational Draft:26 ft Draft Limit:17 ft
Light Displacement:3120 tons Full Displacement:4100 tons
Dead Weight:980 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, aluminum superstructure.
Number of Propellers: 1
Number of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Gas Turbines
Accommodations: Officers: 19 Enlisted: 200

Custodian:NAVSEA INACTIVE SHIPS ON-SITE MAINTENANCE OFFICE, PHILADELPHIA, PA Ships Program Manager:
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Last updated 09/30/2015
 

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