Category Archives: USS NEW YORK & Sister Ships

USS New York honors 9/11 heroes while preparing for disaster relief efforts

Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Shamira Purifoy, Navy Public Affairs Support Element East reports from somewhere in the Atlantic about the crew of the USS New York marking the 16th anniversary of the terrorist attacks of 9/11 aboard the ship that bears 7 tons of World Trade Center steel in her bow. The USS New […]

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USS Abraham Lincoln, USS Iwo Jima, USS New York and USS Farragut Underway

The U.S. Fleet Forces Command Public Affairs Office reports that several U.S. Naval ships, including the USS New York, the ship made with 7 tons of World Trade Center steel, have embarked to be near the sites affected by Hurricane Irma to provide humanitarian relief, if necessary. The ships are capable of providing medical support, security, […]

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Marines operate amphibious combat vehicles from USS Somerset in first-ever launch and recovery testing

The Marine Corps have launched and recovered Amphibious Combat Vehicles from an amphibious ship for the first time, while testing with BAE Systems’ and SAIC’s competing vehicles, reports Megan Eckstein in USNI News. The vehicles from both companies operated successfully for approximately six hours in sea states of about 1 or 1.5. The vehicles also […]

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