30 Jun '13, 7pm

#USNavy USS John C. Stennis enters dry dock to improve mission readiness & warfighting capabilities

BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) (NNS) -- BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) - The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) entered Dry Dock at Puget Sound Naval Shipyard and Intermediate Maintenance Facility (PSNS & IMF) June 27, to begin its scheduled Docking Planned Incremental Availability (DPIA). The dry dock provides Sailors and shipyard workers access to the ship below the waterline for maintenance, repairs and refurbishments. The ship got underway June 26 from Pier Delta at Naval Base Kitsap, Bremerton to transit into the flooded dry dock using five tugboats. With minimal clearance on either side, the ship was then carefully positioned onto support blocks as the water slowly drained from the dock. "Everyone was very careful and very coordinated throughout the docking evolution as there was little room for error," said Dale Coyle, dock assistant project superintendant, ...

Full article: http://www.navy.mil/submit/display.asp?story_id=75137

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