Darter class submarine (USN, SS-576)

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Darter class submarine

specifications

Displacement: 1872t surfaced; 2372t submerged
Dimensions: 81.7m wl, 81.9m oa x 8.3m x 5.1m
Machinery: 2 shafts, 3 FM diesel plus 2 Elliot electric motors, 3100bhp/4500shp = 19.5kts/14kts
Armament: 8-21in TT (6 bow, 2 stern)
Sensors: Sonar BQS-4 (later BQG-4)
Complement: 83

unit

No Name Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate Note
SS-576 Darter Electric Boat, Groton 10 Nov 1954 28 May 1956 20 Oct 1956 17 Jan 1990 stricken