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USS KAUFFMAN (FFG 59)

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UIC:21390
Class:FFG 7 Fleet:Atlantic
Status:Active, in commission Homeport:NORFOLK, VA
Date status changed:02/28/1987 Berth:
Maintenance Category:
Force:Battle Force MARAD Type:
Builder: BATH IRON WKS CORP
Delivery Date:02/13/1987
Award Date:10/28/1982 Age (since delivery):28.4 years
Keel Date:04/08/1985 Commission Date:02/28/1987
Launch Date:03/29/1986 Inactivation Date:
Age (since launch)29.3 years Decommission Date:
Years from Commission to Decommission:
Stricken Date:

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:3154 tons Full Displacement:4100 tons
Dead Weight:946 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, aluminum superstructure.
Number of Propellers: 1
Number of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Gas Turbines
Accommodations: Officers: 19 Enlisted: 200

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

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