USS INDIANAPOLIS was the tenth LOS ANGELES class attack submarine and was homeported in Pearl Harbor, HI.
|General Characteristics:||Awarded: January 24, 1972|
|Keel Laid: October 19, 1974|
|Launched: July 30, 1977|
|Commissioned: January 5, 1980|
|Decommissioned: December 22, 1998|
|Builder: Electric Boat Division of General Dynamics Corporation, Groton, CT.|
|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. 6,000 tons|
|Submerged: approx. 6,900 tons|
|Speed: Surfaced: approx. 15 knots|
|Submerged: approx. 32 knots|
|Armament: four 533 mm torpedo tubes for Mk-48 torpedoes, Harpoon missiles|
|Cost: approx. $900 million|
|Crew: 12 Officers, 115 Enlisted|
This section contains the names of sailors who served aboard USS INDIANAPOLIS. It is no official listing but contains the names of sailors who submitted their information.
The photo below was taken by me and shows the INDIANAPOLIS laid-up at the Puget Sound Naval Shipyard, Bremerton, Wash. The three submarines are from front to back: AUGUSTA (SSN 710), GROTON (SSN 694) and the INDIANAPOLIS. The photo was taken on March 14, 2010.
The photo below was taken by me and shows a number of decommissioned nuclear-powered attack submarines laid up at the Puget Sound Naval Shipyard, Bremerton, Wash. The photo was taken from Port Orchard, Wash., on May 12, 2012. The submarines' names are on the photo.