Big Stick Diplomacy

by Steve on March 22, 2012

Big E on her last deployment. As I mentioned previously, it seems impossible that we are set to retire a nuke boat. I’m not so sure that’s a reflection on the age of the USS Enterprise or on your scribe. I like to think the clock isn’t moving that fast but there are other signs contradicting that notion.

 ATLANTIC OCEAN (March 19, 2012) Ships with the Enterprise Carrier Strike Group (CSG) maneuver into formation while transiting the Atlantic Ocean. The strike group is deployed to support maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts in the U.S. 6th Fleet area of responsibility. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Scott Pittman/Released)


J Carmichael March 22, 2012 at 18:09

Hell, she’s over 50!

Steve March 22, 2012 at 18:25

I know, but I tend to think of all the nukes as “new” since I only flew off dino-powered decks 😉

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