SSN-675 General Specifications
Class: Sturgeon-class attack submarine
Named for: The bluefish
Complement: 14 Officers and 95 Enlisted
Displacement: 3978 tons
Length: 292 feet 3 inches
Beam: 31 feet 8 inches
Flank Speed: 15 knots
Final Disposition: Scrapping via Ship and Submarine Recycling Program completed 1 November 2003
USS BLUEFISH (SSN-675)
The second Bluefish (SSN-675) was laid down on 13 March 1968 at Groton, Conn.,
by the Electric Boat Division of General Dynamics Corp.; launched on 10 January 1970;
sponsored by Mrs. David Packard, wife of the Deputy Secretary of Defense; and commissioned on 8 January 1971.
Bluefish was decommissioned on 31 May 1996 and struck from the Navy list on the same day. She was disposed of by recycling on 1 November 2003.
30 January 2006
[Note: The above USS BLUEFISH (SSN-675) history may, or may not, contain text provided by crew members of the USS BLUEFISH (SSN-675), or by other non-crew members, and text from the Dictionary of American Naval Fighting Ships]