The latest submarine made in Groton will officially join the U.S. Navy on Saturday, March 17th. That’s when the U.S.S. Colorado will be commissioned.
The newest, most advanced Virginia-class attack submarine, USS Colorado will be commissioned at Naval Submarine Base New London.
With fireworks thundering across night skies and backyard barbecues, Americans are celebrating Independence Day by participating in time-honored traditions that express pride in their country’s 242nd birthday.
The U.S. on Wednesday ordered all nonessential government staff to leave Iraq, and Germany and the Netherlands both suspended their military assistance programs in the country in the latest sign of tensions sweeping the Persian Gulf region over still-unspecified threats that the Trump administration says are linked to Iran.