USS Missouri (SSN 780) Commissioned…A New Killer is Born, I’m So Happy!!

Posted: August 1, 2010 in NEWS, SUBMARINE

Update 1353 31 July: Here are some of the first pictures, including the one where they cycle the masts and antennas after the ship is officially placed in commissioned and manned:

Whenever I saw this, I always wondered why we went to all the trouble to water the masts when cycling them inport when it clearly doesn’t hurt them to dry-cycle in the case of commissioning ceremonies.

posted by Bubblehead at 12:07 PM