Tuesday, April 04, 2006

USS New York

New Navy Ship Built With WTC Steel

Associated Press | April 04, 2006

NEW YORK - With a year to go before it even touches the water, the Navy's amphibious assault ship USS New York has already made history - twice. It was built with 24 tons of scrap steel from the World Trade Center, and it survived Hurricane Katrina.

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1 comment:

Anonymous said...

And to think I have a piece of that steel on my mantle!