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U.S.S. LOS ANGELES

(SSN-688)

FIRST AND FINEST

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USS LOS ANGELES (SSN-688) - a Los Angeles-class submarine

In Commission 1976 to 2010

SSN-688 Deployments - Major Events

Add a SSN-688 Shellback Initiation Add a SSN-688 Deployment - Major Event
Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
JAN 1972 - Keel Date: 8 JAN 1972
at Newport News Shipbuilding & Drydock Co. Newport News VA
APR 1974 - Launch Date: 6 APR 1974
JUN 1976 - SEP 1976 Sea Trials
NOV 1976 - Commissioned: 13 NOV 1976
MAY 1977 - JUL 1977 Mediterranean
SEP 1977 - MAR 1978 Post Shipyard Availability (PSA)
APR 1978 - APR 1978 Panama Canal
MAR 1979 - AUG 1979 West Pac-Indian Ocean
APR 1979 - Shellback Initiation - 13 APR 1979 - Indian Ocean
AUG 1988 - FEB 1989 West Pac
FEB 1990 - FEB 1990 Dependents Cruise
JAN 1997 - JUL 1997 West Pac
FEB 2003 - AUG 2003 West Pac-Indian Ocean
JAN 2004 - MAR 2004 Alaska
NOV 2004 - MAY 2005 West Pac-Indian Ocean-Persian Gulf
JAN 2010 - Decommissioned: 23 JAN 2010

SSN-688 General Specifications

Class: Los Angeles-class submarine

Named for: The City of Los Angeles

Complement: 13 Officers and 121 Enlisted

Displacement: 5700 tons

Length: 362 feet

Beam: 32 feet 10 inches

Flank Speed: 25 knots