George Washington class ballistic missile submarines (USN, SSBN-598)

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George Washington class ballistic missile submarines

specifications

Displacement: 5959t surfaced, 6709t submerged
Dimensions: 113.9m wl, 116.4m oa x 10.1m x 8.1m
Machinery: 1-shaft nuclear. 1 S5W reactor, approx 15,000shp = approx 20kts
Armament: 16 Polaris SLBM, 6-21in TT (bow)
Sensors: Sonar BQS-4 (later BQR-19)
Complement: 112

units

No Name Builder Laid down Launched Comp History Note
SSBN-598 George Washington Electric Boat, Groton 1 Nov 1958 9 Jun 1959 30 Dec 1959 30 Apr 1986 stricken
SSBN-599 Patrick Henry Electric Boat, Groton 27 May 1958 22 Sept 1959 11 Apr 1960 16 Dec 1985 stricken
SSBN-600 Theodore Roosevelt Mare Island NYd 20 May 1958 3 Oct 1959 13 Feb 1961 1 Dec 1982 stricken
SSBN-601 Robert E. Lee Newport News 25 Aug 1958 18 Dec 1959 15 Sept 1960 30 Apr 1986 stricken
SSBN-602 Abraham Lincoln Portsmouth NYd 1 Nov 1958 14 May 1960 11 Mar 1961 1 Dec 1982 stricken