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L MENDEL RIVERS (SSN 686)

SUBMARINE (NUCLEAR-POWERED)

UIC:20350
Class:SSN 637 Fleet:
Status:Disposed of by submarine recycling Homeport:
Date status changed:07/19/2002 Berth:
Maintenance Category:
Force: MARAD Type:
Builder: NEWPORT NEWS/NEWPT
Delivery Date:12/01/1974
Award Date:07/01/1969 Age (since delivery) (At time of disposal):27.6 years
Keel Date:06/26/1971 Commission Date:02/01/1975
Launch Date:06/02/1973 Inactivation Date:
Age (since launch)(At time of disposal)29.1 years Decommission Date:05/10/2001
Years from Commission to Decommission: 26.3
Stricken Date: 05/10/2001

Overall Length: 298 ft Waterline Length:0 ft
Extreme Beam:32 ft Waterline Beam:0 ft
Maximum Navigational Draft:30 ft Draft Limit:0 ft
Light Displacement:4208 tons Full Displacement:4513 tons
Dead Weight:305 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
Number of Propellers: 1
Number of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Steam Turbine (Nuclear)
Accommodations: Officers: 14 Enlisted: 112

Custodian:PUGET SOUND NAVAL SHIPYARD, BREMERTON, WA (NAVSHIPYD) Ships Program Manager:
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