Wednesday, January 17, 2007

'Gerald R. Ford' arriving

It's a done deal.
Speaking today at the Pentagon naming ceremony for the ship, Cheney joined Navy Secretary Donald C. Winter and other officials and servicemembers in naming the first of the new CVN-21 class of aircraft carrier the USS Gerald R. Ford.
Of course you realize this means that ships assigned to the task force built around the first CVN-21 will be called Ford Escorts ..

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