Northrop Grumman Delivers Final Bob Hope Sealift Ship

November 2003
Sea Power;Nov2003, Vol. 46 Issue 11, p39
Reports on the turn over of the USNS Benevidez, the seventh and last Bob Hope-class sealift ship by Northrop Grumman Ship System to the Military Sealift Command on September 10, 2003 at New Orleans, Louisiana. Role played by the sealift ships in the Operations Enduring Freedom and Iraqi Freedom; Features of the Benavidez; Basis for the name of the ship, Benevidez.


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