"LAST VOYAGE" of USS FORRESTAL CVA-59
February 1, 2014
At 0430 hrs. on February 4, 2014 tug Bridget Mcallister moored to the
stern of the Forrestal, as did the
tug Timothy Mcallister moor to
portside - bow to push Forrestal away from Pier No.3. Tug Alex Mcallister moved
on starbord to assist. At 0500 the bow was out and tow vessel Lauren Foss
moved to Pier No.1
An hour later they were into the river.
0630 - heading down river.
They crossed into Delaware at 0800
Photos from tow vessel LAUREN FOSS
Notice Frost on overhead!
Photos by inbound ship -
forward to Pilot on towing vessel - forward to Capt. Dwaine - forward
That's snow covering Forrestal's flight deck above and ice in wake of
bulk carrier below.
From FOX NEWS THERE IS
EVEN A BIRD ABOUT TO MAKE A LANDING :) Fox News has been good to USS
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LAUREN FOSS is
under contract with All Star Metals LLC
the USS FORRESTAL CVA-59
disassembly yard in Brownsville, Texas