Navy Lays Keel for PCU Colorado
The U.S. Navy held a keel laying ceremony for the Virginia-class submarine Pre-Commissioning Unit (PCU) Colorado (SSN 788) at General Dynamics Electric Boat, March 7.
The initials of the submarine’s sponsor, Annie Mabus, were welded onto a steel plate that will be permanently affixed to the submarine. Mabus is the daughter of Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus.
“Colorado’s keel laying is a special day for our Navy, the state of Colorado, and our shipbuilding partners,” said Rear Adm. David Jo… …read more
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