The USS ASHEVILLE (SSN-758), a Los Angeles class submarine, was commissioned on 28 SEP 1991. USS ASHEVILLE serves her country from her homeport of Naval Base Point Loma, San Diego, California.
The USS ASHEVILLE (SSN-758) deployment history and significant events of her service career follow:
SSN-758 General Specifications
Class: Los Angeles-class submarine
Named for: Asheville NC
Complement: 20 Officers and 110 Enlisted
Displacement: 6000 tons
Length: 362 feet
Beam: 33 feet
Flank Speed: Surfaced:20 knots
USS ASHEVILLE (SSN-758)
The fourth Asheville
(SSN-758) was laid down on 14 January 1987 at Newport News, Va., by the
Newport News Shipbuilding & Drydock Co. Her launching was projected for
June 1990 and her completion for late 1991.
[Note: The above USS ASHEVILLE (SSN-758) history may, or may not, contain text provided by crew members of the USS ASHEVILLE (SSN-758), or by other non-crew members, and text from the Dictionary of American Naval Fighting Ships]