USS ALBANY is the third improved LOS ANGELES class attack submarine and the first submarine to bear this name.
|General Characteristics:||Awarded:November 29, 1983|
|Keel laid: April 22, 1985|
|Launched: June 13, 1987|
|Commissioned: April 7, 1990|
|Builder: Newport News Shipbuilding Co., Newport News, Va.|
|Propulsion system: one nuclear reactor|
|Length: 360 feet (109.73 meters)|
|Beam: 33 feet (10 meters)|
|Draft: 32,15 feet (9.8 meters)|
|Displacement: Surfaced: approx. 6,300 tons Submerged: approx. 7,100 tons|
|Speed: Surfaced: approx. 15 knots Submerged: approx. 32 knots|
|Cost: approx. $900 million|
|Homeport: Norfolk, Va.|
|Crew: 13 Officers, 116 Enlisted|
This section contains the names of sailors who served aboard USS ALBANY. It is no official listing but contains the names of sailors who submitted their information.
USS ALBANY Image Gallery:
The photos below were taken by me and show the ALBANY at Naval Base Norfolk, Va., on May 6, 2012.
The photos below were taken by Michael Jenning and show the ALBANY at Naval Base Norfolk, Va., on October 12, 2016.