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USS Jefferson City (SSN 759)

USS JEFFERSON CITY is the 48th attack submarine in the LOS ANGELES class and the 21st ship in that class built by Newport News Shipbuilding in Newport News.

General Characteristics:Awarded: November 26, 1984
Keel laid: September 21, 1987
Launched: August 17, 1990
Commissioned: February 29, 1992
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: Tomahawk missiles from 12 VLS-tubes, four 533 mm torpedo Tubes for Mk-48 torpedoes, Harpoon missiles, ability to lay mines
Cost: approx. $900 million
Homeport: San Diego, CA
Crew: 13 Officers, 116 Enlisted


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Crew List:

This section contains the names of sailors who served aboard USS JEFFERSON CITY. It is no official listing but contains the names of sailors who submitted their information.


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USS JEFFERSON CITY Patch Gallery:

Millenium WestPac
contributed by Ian Johnson


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The photos below were taken by me and show the JEFFERSON CITY at Coronado, Calif., on March 10, 2008.



The photos below were taken by me and show the JEFFERSON CITY drydocked in ARCO (ARDM 5) at Submarine Base Point Loma, Calif., on October 11, 2012.



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