VA is WAY ahead of schedule
I can't wait to hear what all of you, particularly Bubblehead, have to say about this fantastic news
from the New London Day (free subscription required):
The Groton-based USS Virginia could deploy later this year, more than a year ahead of what would be a typical schedule, becoming the first nuclear submarine to go on an official mission before a year of testing and a year of repair, top Navy officials said this week.
*Looking over at bothenook* Any of you old goats have similar experiences? *snicker*