Aircraft Carrier News Surely Worth a Thread of its Own

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From The Navy Newsstand:

Theodore Roosevelt Celebrates 25 Years
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NORFOLK (NNS) -- USS Theodore Roosevelt (TR) (CVN 71) reached a major milestone Oct. 25 when "The Big Stick" and her crew celebrated the 25th anniversary of the ship's commissioning, which comes at the midpoint of TR's 3-year Refueling Complex Overhaul (RCOH) at Newport News Shipbuilding (NNSY).
More at http://www.navy.mil/search/display.asp?story_id=63 506
 
Dec 2, 2000
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Today's feature story from The Navy Newsstand:

USS Harry S. Truman Commanding Officer Dies Unexpectedly
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NORFOLK, Va. (NNS) -- The commanding officer of the nuclear powered aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) died suddenly Nov. 8 at Norfolk Naval Shipyard.

Capt. Tushar Tembe was departing the ship at approximately 10 a.m. when he collapsed.
More at http://www.navy.mil/search/display.asp?story_id=63737

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