Thursday, December 31, 2009

USS New Mexico During Sea Trials

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ATLANTIC OCEAN (Nov. 26, 2009) The Virginia-class attack submarine Pre-Commissioning Unit New Mexico (SSN 779) undergoes Bravo sea trials Nov. 26, 2009 in the Atlantic Ocean. The Navy took delivery of New Mexico from Northrop Grumman Shipbuilding four months earlier than the contract delivery date. (Photo courtesy of Northrop Grumman Shipbuilding by Chris Oxley)