January 2004
Sea Power;Jan2004, Vol. 47 Issue 1, p57
Presents a list covering changes in the status of ships of the U.S. Navy, U.S. Coast Guard and the National Oceanographic Atmospheric Administration for 2003. Name and type of ships; Designation; Condition


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