Unrelated: Have you ever heard of a fleet–a vital US government fleet–with NO ships? Details at end of post.
I’d never blogged about this docking although I took these fotos of back about five years ago. With almost-twin McAllisters (Responder and Charles) just beyond her wingtips,
Eagle glided eastbound on the East (could be misspelled as “Easy”) River ,
and overseen by an unidentified 65′ WYTL (Hawser?),
Charles D. approaches the stern as
as lines are made ready and then
hauled back in
Communication is vital as all those linehandlers get coordinated with
lines are made fast.
and the wheels go unattended, hands down.
The US 10th Fleet has NO-ZERO-AUCUN ships. Learn its mission here.