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USS Albany (SSN 753)

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
Propellers: one
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
Armament: Harpoon and Tomahawk missiles from 12 VLS-tubes, four 533 mm torpedo tubes for Mk-48 torpedoes, ability to lay mines
Cost: approx. $900 million
Homeport: Norfolk, Va.
Crew: 13 Officers, 116 Enlisted


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Crew List:

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.


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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.



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