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L45-108.07.02 USS George Washington (CVN-73)

Nuclear powered aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN-73) conducts a test of her counter-measure washdown system while operating in the Virginia Capes, February 28, 1997. George Washington had just completed an unprecedented and highly successful six-month Planned Incremental Availability (PIA) at Norfolk Naval Shipyard and was conducting post-shipyard sea trials.
Title: USS George Washington (CVN-73)
Description: Nuclear powered aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN-73) conducts a test of her counter-measure washdown system while operating in the Virginia Capes, February 28, 1997. George Washington had just completed an unprecedented and highly successful six-month Planned Incremental Availability (PIA) at Norfolk Naval Shipyard and was conducting post-shipyard sea trials.
Accession #: L45-108
Catalog #: L45-108.07.02
Copyright Owner: Naval History & Heritage Command
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