USS SSN-21 Seawolf Attack Submarine
1/700 Submarines, boats, ships
Hobby Boss 87003
Manufacturer: Hobby Boss
Paint: Unpainted, Unassembled, Kit do not contain paints and glue.
Condition: New in Box
USS Seawolf (SSN-21), the lead ship of her class, is the fourthsubmarine of the United States Navy named for the seawolf, a solitary fish with strong, prominent teeth and projecting tusks that give it a savage look. The contract to build her was awarded to the Electric BoatDivision of General Dynamics and Newport News Shipbuilding on 9 January 1989 and her keel was laid down on 25 October 1989. She waslaunched on 24 June 1995, sponsored by Mrs. Margaret Dalton, andcommissioned on 19 July 1997 with Commander David M. McCall in command.BANGOR, Wash. (NNS) -- The chief of the boat (COB) of the fast attack submarine USS Seawolf (SSN 21) was relieved of his duties Feb. 6 due to unsatisfactory performance while serving as Chief of the Boat. Master Chief Electronics Technician (SS) Mark R. Philiposian was removed from his position by Cmdr. Jeff Bierley, Seawolf commanding officer. Philiposian, who had served as COB since December 2012, has been administratively reassigned to Submarine Development Squadron 5 in Bangor.
The USS Seawolf conducting sea trials.
||9 January 1989
||General Dynamics Electric Boat
||25 October 1989
||24 June 1995
||19 July 1997
||Naval Base Kitsap, Bremerton, Washington
||Cave Lupum ("Beware the Wolf")
||in active service, as of 2014