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USS GEORGIA (SSGN 729)
(ex-SSBN 729)

GUIDED MISSILE SUBMARINE (NUCLEAR-POWERED)

UIC:21039
Class:SSGN 726 Fleet:Atlantic
Status:Active, in commission Homeport:KINGS BAY, GA
Date status changed:03/01/2004 Berth:
Maintenance Category:
Force:Battle Force MARAD Type:
Builder: GENERAL DYN/GROTON
Delivery Date:01/17/1984
Award Date:02/20/1976 Age (since delivery):31.4 years
Keel Date:04/07/1979 Commission Date:02/11/1984
Launch Date:11/06/1982 Inactivation Date:
Age (since launch)32.6 years Decommission Date:
Years from Commission to Decommission:
Stricken Date:

Overall Length: 560 ft Waterline Length:
Extreme Beam:42 ft Waterline Beam:
Maximum Navigational Draft:38 ft Draft Limit:
Light Displacement:15230 tons Full Displacement:16772 tons
Dead Weight:1542 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
Number of Propellers: 1
Number of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Steam Turbine (Nuclear)
Accommodations: Officers: 13 Enlisted: 140

Remarks: SSGN 729 WAS DELIVERED FROM CONVERSION ON 18 DEC 07 FROM NORFOLK NAVAL SHIPYARD,
VA. RETURN TO SERVICE CEREMONY 28 MAR 08.







Custodian:US NAVY Ships Program Manager:396
Planning Yard: Electric Boat Div., General Dynamics, Groton, CTNuclear Planning Yard:Electric Boat Div., General Dynamics, Groton, CT

Last updated 12/17/2007
 

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