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BLUEBACK (SS 581)

SUBMARINE

UIC:05604
Class:SS 580 Fleet:
Status:Donated as a Museum and Memorial Homeport:
Date status changed:02/10/1994 Berth:
Maintenance Category:
Force: MARAD Type:
Builder: INGALLS SB CORP
Delivery Date:06/03/1960
Award Date:06/29/1956 Age (since delivery) (At time of disposal):33.7 years
Keel Date:04/15/1957 Commission Date:10/15/1959
Launch Date:05/16/1959 Inactivation Date:
Age (since launch)(At time of disposal)34.8 years Decommission Date:10/01/1990
Years from Commission to Decommission: 31.0
Stricken Date: 10/30/1990

Overall Length: 219 ft Waterline Length:218 ft
Extreme Beam:29 ft Waterline Beam:
Maximum Navigational Draft:28 ft Draft Limit:
Light Displacement:1744 tons Full Displacement:2146 tons
Dead Weight:402 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
Number of Propellers: 1
Number of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type:
Accommodations: Officers: 8 Enlisted: 69

Remarks: BLUEBACK IS LOCATED AT THE OREGON MUSEUM OF SCIENCE AND INDUSTRY, 1945 SE WATER
AVENUE, PORTLAND, OR







Custodian:SCHOOLS, ORGANIZATIONS AND PRIVATE ENTERPRISES Ships Program Manager:
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