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PUFFER (SSN 652)

SUBMARINE (NUCLEAR-POWERED)

UIC:05139
Class:SSN 637 Fleet:
Status:Disposed of by submarine recycling Homeport:
Date status changed:03/28/1997 Berth:
Maintenance Category:
Force: MARAD Type:
Builder: INGALLS SB INC MS
Delivery Date:07/31/1969
Award Date:03/26/1963 Age (since delivery) (At time of disposal):27.7 years
Keel Date:02/08/1965 Commission Date:08/09/1969
Launch Date:03/30/1968 Inactivation Date:
Age (since launch)(At time of disposal)29.0 years Decommission Date:07/12/1996
Years from Commission to Decommission: 26.9
Stricken Date: 07/12/1996

Overall Length: 292 ft Waterline Length:0 ft
Extreme Beam:32 ft Waterline Beam:0 ft
Maximum Navigational Draft:29 ft Draft Limit:0 ft
Light Displacement:3978 tons Full Displacement:4272 tons
Dead Weight:294 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
Number of Propellers: 1
Number of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Steam Turbine (Nuclear)
Accommodations: Officers: 14 Enlisted: 95

Custodian:PUGET SOUND NAVAL SHIPYARD, BREMERTON, WA (NAVSHIPYD) Ships Program Manager:
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Last updated 07/08/1997
 

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