DDG USS Mason Commissioned In Port Canaveral Ceremonies

June 2003
Sea Power;Jun2003, Vol. 46 Issue 6, p40
Reports that the 37th Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer has been commissioned in Port Canaveral, Florida. Performance of the USS Mason carrier; Financial management of the programs; Honor for the soldiers in the carrier.


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