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Tour of USS Fletcher 2004 Part I.avi

This is part I of 2 parts showing a walk thru a Spruance class destroyer. Only one of these ships has survived being decommissioned and usually used in target practice. Most are sunk, some...

Spruance class destroyer crashback

USS Fletcher DD-992 crashback demonstration, June 1, 2004 midway between Hawaii and California. The ship starts from a stop and accelerates to 31 knots, then it goes to all back full and in...

Ingall's river cruise showing Spruance Class

Super 8 film of Ingall's river cruise showing Spruance Class destroyers under construction 1973.

DD984SinkEx

Spruance Class Destroyer USS Leftwich DD-984 sunk off the coast of Hawaii on 1 August 2003 at 22°48′47″N 160°34′00″W in the Pacific Ocean.

USS PAUL F. FOSTER - DD 964 Spruance Class Destroyer, 1:96

DD 964 Spruance Class Destroyer 1:96 scale.

USS Bainbridge sinks ship

October 6, 2008 onboard the USS Bainbridge. Strike group sinks the Ex-USS O'Bannon off the coast of Virginia with F-18's, 5 inch, SM-2, and small arms.

1/700 USS.Fletcher DD-992 (Spruance Class Destroyer)

This model kits is 1/700 scale from Arii. This is My favorite ship Spruance Calss Destroyer. and you can visit us at https://www.facebook.com/groups/227162570743979/ Special Thanks for the...

Tribute to the 'CAN DO' USS CARON DD970

Video Production from Fredo Rock™ AROTHROCK7FILMS™ & ESO7CA™ Vintage Photos Provided by: Donnie Pennington, Gary Christiansen, Shawn DeShazo Music performed by: Unwed Sailor ...

USS Spruance (DDG-111) • Guided Missile Destroyer In Action

USS Spruance (DDG-111), the 61st Arleigh Burke-class guided missile destroyer, undocks and goes to sea while showing deck crew and bridge crew performing duties. Next, various shots of the...

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American Journal of Transportation

American Journal of Transportation
Thu, 30 Apr 2015 06:52:30 -0700

From steering to speed, navigation and power supply, the marine industry has seen great progress since the start of the twentieth century. GE's systems have played an important part in the marine industry's evolution, from building the earliest steam ...

Aviation Week

Aviation Week
Sun, 19 Apr 2015 14:43:15 -0700

Under ONR's Solid-State Laser Technology Maturation program, the weapon is to be demonstrated in 2018 on the USS Paul Foster, a decommissioned Spruance-class destroyer that now serves as the U.S. Navy's ship-defense test vessel at Port Hueneme in ...

Popular Science

Popular Science
Tue, 02 Dec 2014 12:10:56 -0800

Testing modern naval weapons in a realistic way is tricky. In order to operate properly, ships need a crew, but there are times, like determining whether a new anti-missile weapon actually works, where having people on deck is an unnecessary risk. To ...

Jalopnik

Jalopnik
Mon, 01 Dec 2014 09:10:13 -0800

The USS Paul F. Foster (DD-964) is a Spruance Class Destroyer that was originally commissioned in 1976 and served till its decommissioning in 2003, between which it took part in multiple conflicts around the globe. Among many historical acts, the ...

UPI.com

UPI.com
Mon, 17 Nov 2014 07:28:05 -0800

When I was in, I was on a Spruance class destroyer which had a large main deck that you could run on. This deck looks like it will not allow that. Reply · Like. · March 31 at 3:35pm. Ernie Copenhaver · Top Commenter · Seminole Community College. Agree!

Daily Union

Daily Union
Wed, 12 Nov 2014 07:45:02 -0800

Bills served on USS John Young (DD-973), a Spruance-class destroyer. He was in charge of fire control and responsible for radars, guns and missiles. “We were to watch our weapons from the sea and basically ruin someone's day without actually having to ...
 
Washington Times
Sun, 29 Jun 2014 06:18:45 -0700

“It's the heart of the ship,” said shipyard program manager Todd Estes, who served as an engineering chief aboard a Spruance-class destroyer before leaving the Navy. The ship itself will boast plenty of new technologies: an angular shape to reduce ...

OB Rag

OB Rag
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 13:49:10 -0700

The shooting down of the Malaysian airliner over eastern Ukraine on Thursday, July 17th – allegedly by separatists fighting the Kiev government – killing all 295 people on board, has shocked the world, and has intensified the demands for sanctions on ...
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