NAVSHIPSO NAVSEA Shipbuilding Support Office Norfolk Naval Shipyard Code 284, Bldg 705 Portsmouth, VA 23709-1020 (757) 967-3484 (757) 967-2957 (FAX) The USS Pennsylvania is a stealth submarine on active patrol in the Pacific Ocean. USS Pennsylvania (SSBN-735) is a United States Navy Ohio-class ballistic missile submarine that has been in commission since 1989. USS PENNSYLVANIA (SSBN-735) Crew Links. SILVERDALE, Wash. (Oct. 26, 2020) - The gold crew of the Ohio-class ballistic-missile submarine USS Pennsylvania (SSBN 735) conducted a change of command, Oct. 26. SSBN-735 General Specifications. USS Pennsylvania (SSBN 735) USS PENNSYLVANIA is the tenth ship in the OHIO class and the first submarine in the Navy to bear the name of the state.'s mission is to provide a means for shipmates to keep in touch with one another. General Characteristics: Keel Laid: January 10, 1984: Launched: April 23, 1988: Commissioned: September 9, 1989: Click image to view full size. The USS Pennsylvania (SSBN-735) arrives at Kitsap-Bangor Submarine Base on June 14, 2014, after a 140-day deterrent patrol – the longest ever for an Ohio-class SSBN. The USS Pennsylvania, part of the nation’s strategic deterrence forces, is one of eight Ohio-class ballistic missile submarines home-ported at … She was launched on March 16, 1915, sponsored by Elizabeth Kolb of Philadelphia, and commissioned (placed on the active duty list) on June 12, 1916, with Captain Henry B. Wilson at the helm. October 17, 2002 USS Pennsylvania (Gold) arrived at it new homeport of Bangor, Washington, after about 80 days transit from Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay, Ga. SSBN 735 is the first Trident submarine to change homeports to Bangor in more than 15 years and the first of two boats to come to Bangor from the East Coast with D-5 capabilities. An inspiring video of dolphins swimming with US Navy submarine USS Pennsylvania. Ohio-class ballistic missile submarine USS Pennsylvania (SSBN 735) underway in the vicinity of Hawaii. The USS Pennsylvania (BB-38) was the lead ship of the Pennsylvania class of the United States super-dreadnought battleships. Ohio-class ballistic missile submarine USS Pennsylvania (SSBN 735) underway in the vicinity of Hawaii. Add Your Name to the SSBN-735 Crew Roster . The USS Pennsylvania was commissioned in September 1989 – 29 years ago – and completed a mid-life complex reactor refueling overhaul in 2012. Class: Ohio-class ballistic missile submarine Named for: The U.S. state of Pennsylvania Complement: 15 Officers and 140 Enlisted Displacement: 16764 tons Length: 560 feet. Beam: 42 feet Flank Speed: 25+ knots