Tuesday August 12
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Captain Hyman G. Rickoverís introduction of nuclear propulsion enabled the United States to build a fleet of nuclear submarines. In 1958, the first nuclear powered submarine, the USS Nautilus (SSN-571), crossed under the North Pole, proving to the world the submarines could travel almost anywhere. Come find out more about this historical event.
Sponsoring Gateway: Mariners' Museum
This lecture is free with Museum admission.
Registration Status: Open
Space Limited: No
100 Museum Drive
Newport News, Virginia 23606
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