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USS Minneapolis-St. Paul Launched

By Society of ship sponsors | 08/04/2019

(Courtesy of Lockheed Martin) (Article Appears Courtesy of CBSLocal Minnesota) The Navy launched the USS Minneapolis-St. Paul into Wisconsin’s Menominee River Saturday morning. A deputy undersecretary of the Navy broke the bottle, launching the ship built by Lockheed Martin north of Green Bay. This is the Navy’s 21st ship like this, and once commissioned, will operate mostly near…

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Enterprise, Navy’s First Nuclear-Powered Aircraft Carrier, Inactivated

By Society of ship sponsors | 12/01/2012

Attendees observe the inactivation ceremony of the aircraft carrier USS Enterprise (CVN 65). Enterprise was commissioned in 1961 and is scheduled to celebrate her inactivation, Dec. 1, after 51 years of service. U.S. Navy photo 121201-N-KQ416-200. From USS Enterprise Public Affairs NORFOLK (NNS) — Nearly 12,000 past and current crewmembers, family and friends attended the inactivation of…

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Independence-variant littoral combat ship USS Santa […]