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Roll-out of SSN 791 Delaware

Ever wondered how a Virginia-class fast attack submarine makes it from the giant indoor assembly facility to the water? Here’s a time-lapse video showing the precommissioning unit Delaware (SSN 791) being moved to the floating drydock at Huntington Ingalls Industries’ Newport News Shipbuilding. Delaware is to be commissioned April 4, 2020.


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