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Ofcourse a vist to USS Midway ... info from wikipedia : USS Midway (CVB/CVA/CV-41) was an aircraft carrier of the United States Navy, the lead ship of its class. Commissioned a week after the end of World War II, the Midway was the largest ship in the world until 1955, as well as the first U.S. warship too big to transit the Panama Canal. A revolutionary hull design, based on the planned Montana-class battleship, gave her better maneuverability than previous carriers. She served for an unprecedented 47 years, saw action in the Vietnam War, and was the Persian Gulf flagship in 1991's Operation Desert Storm. Decommissioned in 1992, she is now a museum ship at the USS Midway Museum, in San Diego, California, and the only remaining U.S. aircraft carrier of the World War II era that is not an Essex-class aircraft carrier.

we di several tours trough this giantic ship ...feeled like comming home for me !! :-)
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Nov 05 2013 13:20 GMT julie13
Wow. that is a town on water :)
Nov 05 2013 14:56 GMT wijnie58
Fantastic shot, Hans..:-))
Nov 05 2013 18:22 GMT charlie26
Great one Hans.
Nov 05 2013 18:57 GMT Labkhand
Great Shot !
Nov 05 2013 19:32 GMT peterpinhole
Huge water craft....looks like great weather you had.
Nov 05 2013 21:14 GMT fhelsing PRO
I love that waterfront walk --- there's so much to see there, and the views are wonderful.
Nov 06 2013 14:56 GMT martini957
A lot of memories for you I'm sure
Nov 07 2013 09:00 GMT Snappa1
So BIG! Interesting series Hans.
Nov 07 2013 21:41 GMT georgygirl2
very impressive hans!
Nov 09 2013 17:47 GMT Loki2003
It is still an impressing ship!
Nov 16 2013 03:36 GMT Midworlder PRO
Impressive

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