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NNS to Christen Delaware (#SSN791) on Oct. 20, 2018
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Newport news Shipbuilding will christen Virginia-class submarine Delaware (SSN 791) this Saturday, Oct. 20. Ship’s Sponsor Dr. Jill Biden will be present during the ceremony and will perform the traditional honor of breaking a bottle of American-made sparkling wine on the submarine’s hull. The ceremony will broadcast live on this page beginning at approximately 10 a.m. Take a look at what this milestone means to NNS shipbuilders in the video below.

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