Posted by: arbeam | August 9, 2016

Aug 11: Welcome USS Houston and USS City of Corpus Christi

Please come and welcome the newest arrivals to the Puget Sound Naval Shipyard! Puget Sound Naval Shipyard and Intermediate Maintenance Facility (PSNS) and the Bremerton Navy League Council are sponsoring a Welcome Aboard Ceremony at Sam Adams at 4:30-6:00 PM on Thursday Aug 11, 2016.

City of Corpus Christi Arrival

The USS City of Corpus Christi passes the Manette Bridge on the way to PSNS for decommissioning. LARRY STEAGALL / KITSAP SUN

USS Houston LogoUSS City of Corpus ChristiThe USS Houston and City of Corpus Christi have come here from Pearl Harbor for deactivation and defueling. This process lasts about a year then the crew is released and the hull is scheduled for recycling.

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