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Inactivated USS Enterprise moving to shipyard

Tuesday - 6/18/2013, 3:46am  ET

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (AP) -- The USS Enterprise is leaving Naval Station Norfolk for the last time.

The inactivated nuclear-powered aircraft carrier is being taken to Newport News Shipbuilding, where the nuclear fuel aboard the ship will be removed. It is the same shipyard where the world's first nuclear-powered aircraft carrier was built.

The Enterprise was taken out of service in December after 51 years of service.


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