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WILLIAM H BATES (SSN 680)
(ex-REDFISH)

SUBMARINE (NUCLEAR-POWERED)

UIC:20043
Class:SSN 637 Fleet:
Status:Disposed of by submarine recycling Homeport:
Date status changed:07/19/2002 Berth:
Maintenance Category:
Force: MARAD Type:
Builder: INGALLS SB INC MS
Delivery Date:05/01/1973
Award Date:06/25/1968 Age (since delivery) (At time of disposal):29.2 years
Keel Date:08/04/1969 Commission Date:05/05/1973
Launch Date:12/11/1971 Inactivation Date:
Age (since launch)(At time of disposal)30.6 years Decommission Date:02/11/2000
Years from Commission to Decommission: 26.8
Stricken Date: 02/11/2000

Overall Length: 298 ft Waterline Length:0 ft
Extreme Beam:32 ft Waterline Beam:0 ft
Maximum Navigational Draft:29 ft Draft Limit:0 ft
Light Displacement:4155 tons Full Displacement:4450 tons
Dead Weight:295 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
Number of Propellers: 1
Number of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Steam Turbine (Nuclear)
Accommodations: Officers: 14 Enlisted: 112

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