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USS HOUSTON (SSN 713)

SUBMARINE (NUCLEAR-POWERED)

UIC:20994
Class:SSN 688 Fleet:Pacific
Status:Active, in commission Homeport:BREMERTON, WA
Date status changed:09/25/1982 Berth:
Maintenance Category:
Force:Battle Force MARAD Type:
Builder: NEWPORT NEWS/NEWPT
Delivery Date:09/21/1982
Award Date:08/01/1975 Age (since delivery):33.7 years
Keel Date:01/29/1979 Commission Date:09/25/1982
Launch Date:03/21/1981 Inactivation Date:
Age (since launch)35.2 years Decommission Date:
Years from Commission to Decommission:
Stricken Date:

Overall Length: 362 ft Waterline Length:
Extreme Beam:33 ft Waterline Beam:
Maximum Navigational Draft:32 ft Draft Limit:
Light Displacement:5744 tons Full Displacement:6103 tons
Dead Weight:359 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
Number of Propellers: 1
Number of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Steam Turbine (Nuclear)
Accommodations: Officers: 12 Enlisted: 98

Custodian:US NAVY Ships Program Manager:392
Planning Yard: Newport News Shipbuilding and Drydock Co., Newport News, VANuclear Planning Yard:Electric Boat Div., General Dynamics, Groton, CT

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