Attack Submarine

SSN 783  -  USS Minnesota

 

 

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Type, Class:

 

Attack Submarine, nuclear propulsion - SSN; Virginia - class (Block II)

Builder:

 

Huntington Ingalls Industries - Newport News Shipbuilding, Newport News, Virginia, USA

STATUS:

 

Awarded: August 14, 2003

Laid down: May 20, 2011

Launched: November 3, 2012

Commissioned: September 7, 2013

IN SERVICE

Homeport:

 

Groton, Connecticut

Namesake:

 

State of Minnesota

Ship’s Motto:

 

EX SEPTENTRIO VIRTUS  ‘from the North Star, power’

Technical Data:

(Measures, Propulsion,

Armament, Aviation, etc.)

 

 see: INFO > Virginia class Attack Submarine - SSN

 

images

 

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Groton, Connecticut - January 2014

 

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Norfolk, Virginia - January 2014

 

Norfolk, Virginia - January 2014

 

Norfolk, Virginia - January 2014

 

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commissioning ceremony - Norfolk, Virginia - September 7, 2013

 

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commissioning ceremony - Norfolk, Virginia - September 7, 2013

 

August 2013

 

August 2013

 

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Port Canaveral, Florida - August 2013

 

Port Canaveral, Florida - August 2013

 

Port Canaveral, Florida - August 2013

 

Port Canaveral, Florida - August 2013

 

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Norfolk, Virginia - June 2013

 

Atlantic Ocean - June 2013

 

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Newport News, Virginia - November 2012

 

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christening ceremony - Newport News, Virginia - October 27, 2012

 

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Newport News, Virginia - October 2012

 

Newport News, Virginia - October 2012

 

 

USS Minnesota (SSN 783):

 

 

 

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