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SPADEFISH (SSN 668)

SUBMARINE (NUCLEAR-POWERED)

UIC:05150
Class:SSN 637 Fleet:
Status:Disposed of by submarine recycling Homeport:
Date status changed:10/24/1997 Berth:
Maintenance Category:
Force: MARAD Type:
Builder: NEWPORT NEWS/NEWPT
Delivery Date:08/14/1969
Award Date:03/09/1965 Age (since delivery) (At time of disposal):28.2 years
Keel Date:12/21/1966 Commission Date:08/14/1969
Launch Date:05/15/1968 Inactivation Date:
Age (since launch)(At time of disposal)29.4 years Decommission Date:04/11/1997
Years from Commission to Decommission: 27.7
Stricken Date: 04/11/1997

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:3995 tons Full Displacement:4291 tons
Dead Weight:296 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 10/29/1997
 

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