USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72) Crushes INSURV

USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72) successfully completed the Board of Inspection and Survey (INSURV), June 15. “You demonstrated to the American people that you know how to maintain and operate this equipment,” said Commanding Officer Capt. Putnam H. Browne. “The CNAL inspector who has been with us for the last year said he has never seen a ship put in more effort into an INSURV inspection than you guys did.” During the four-day inspection, Abraham Lincoln hosted more than 200 INSURV inspectors who conducted more than 415 inspections of the…

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Nimitz Completes INSURV

February 21, 2017 – Aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68) successfully completed the final phase of testing conducted by the Board of Inspection and Survey (INSURV), the Material Inspection, one day earlier than expected in San Diego, Feb. 16. INSURV is a congressionally-mandated inspection of U.S. Navy ships. The inspection is a thorough check of the ship’s material condition to ensure mission readiness.  INSURVs are typically conducted every five years aboard Navy ships. Nimitz’s last inspection was completed in 2010. More than 200 inspectors came aboard Feb. 13-14 to examine more…

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USS Nimitz prepares for INSURV inspection

February 3, 2017 – It’s a yearly event that attracts hundreds of thousands of spectators from different cities across the country. This single event can mean the difference between being National Football League (NFL) champions and nothing more than a runner up. In the spirit of winning, in the wise words of the fictional race car driver Ricky Bobby, “if you ain’t first, you’re last.” Feb. 5 marks the date of the crowning of the next NFL Super Bowl Champions. February also marks the month the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz…

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