Free 173 Best Homemade Tools eBook:  
Remove advertisements
Results 1 to 3 of 3

Thread: 1963 video of USS Enterprise, the first nuclear aircraft carrier

  1. #1
    Jon
    Jon is online now Jon has agreed the Seller's Terms of Service
    Administrator Jon's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2012
    Location
    Colorado, USA
    Posts
    13,338
    Thanks
    2,577
    Thanked 5,112 Times in 1,924 Posts

    1963 video of USS Enterprise, the first nuclear aircraft carrier

    1963 video of the USS Enterprise, the first nuclear aircraft carrier. From the American Petroleum Institute.


  2. #2
    Toolmaker51's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2016
    Location
    Midwest USA
    Posts
    1,149
    Thanks
    2,433
    Thanked 1,153 Times in 657 Posts

    Toolmaker51's Tools
    My first first gig for deployment, (no not in '63!). Was attached to several carriers, "E" isn't the favorite, but a thrilling powerhouse to ride. A huge big deal for sure, the best argument for nuclear power plants in general ever. The Big "E" could deliver well past the endurance of any crew; and we often did. Ah, the stories...Still have National Geographic issue where it was a feature, that article includes laying down the keel.
    Last edited by Toolmaker51; 10-12-2016 at 07:06 PM.
    Sincerely,
    Toolmaker51
    ...we'll learn more by wandering than searching...

  3. The Following User Says Thank You to Toolmaker51 For This Useful Post:

    Jon (10-13-2016)

  4. #3
    Jon
    Jon is online now Jon has agreed the Seller's Terms of Service
    Administrator Jon's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2012
    Location
    Colorado, USA
    Posts
    13,338
    Thanks
    2,577
    Thanked 5,112 Times in 1,924 Posts
    I figured we had guys on our forum who were familiar with the Big E, but did not expect that any of our members were deployed on it. Very cool.


    Post your reply!
    Join 33,912 of us and get our 173 Must Read Homemade Tools eBook free.



    173 Must Read Homemade Tools

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •