Tour by Docent Mike
McCullough in July of 2012
To start the day,
Mike arranges tour information in Officer's Wardroom
the 15th and the 29th, Mike
opened up the Island, unlocked the doors, and turned on the lights.
Aboard USS Hornet, Docents are based either on the Hanger Deck or the Flight Deck.
is based on the Flight Deck and give tours
of the Island
(Primary Flight Control), Navigation, Pilot House, Captain’s Bridge, and Flag Bridge).
He also gives tours of the Combat Information Center and Radio Central (the main radio room).
In the Flag Bridge
The pilothouse, where the Hornet is "driven" , is located behinf the Captain's Chair
Primary FLIGHT CONTROL
The Captain's Bridge
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This is the area of
the Captain’s Bridge where the commanding officer would be
during replenishment operations or when the ship will be coming in or leaving a port.
The Captain's Chair
The Captain's SEA
The Admiral's Sea Cabin
FLIGHT DECK - Plane display
Here is a Crusader
we got this Crusader in 1998 it was
unpainted or in need of a paint job and the interior,
where the engine would go, was filled with cement.
This Crusader was obtained from San Francisco, and was in a park.
Marines worked out early in the day
And Docents get to hang out laundry.
Sailors who work on the flight deck, wear a certain colored jersey depending upon their work function.
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