Sail 200 graphic featuring USS Constitution
The following are images from the sailing of USS Constitution on 21 July 1997.
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picture, caption follow USS Constitution, the world's oldest commissioned warship afloat, is underway in Massachusetts Bay. Commissioned on Oct. 21, 1797, Constitution set sail unassisted for the first time in 116 years. U.S. Navy Photo by Journalist 2nd Class Todd Stevens. [Hi-Res].
picture, caption follow Sailors on board the destroyer USS Ramage (DDG 61) man the rails while escorting USS Constitution, the world's oldest commissioned warship afloat underway in Massachusetts Bay as the Navy's Blue Angels Flight Demonstration Squadron fly over in salute. Commissioned on Oct. 21, 1797, Constitution set sail unassisted for the first time in 116 years. She celebrates her 200th birthday this year after completing a 40 month overhaul. U.S. Navy photo by Photographer's Mate Chief John E. Gay. [Hi-Res]
picture, caption follow USS Constitution, the world's oldest commissioned warship afloat, fires its starboard guns while underway in Massachusetts Bay on July 21, 1997. This was the first time in 116 years the ship was underway under sail. U.S. Navy photo by Photographer's Mate Chief John E. Gay. [Hi-Res]
picture, caption follow USS Constitution fires its guns in salute while underway in Massachusetts Bay, escorted by the frigate USS Halyburton (FFG 40) (center) and the destroyer USS Ramage (DDG 61) (right), as the Navy's "Blue Angels" pass overhead. Commissioned on Oct. 21, 1797, Constitution set sail unassisted for the first time in 116 years. U.S. Navy photo by Journalist 2nd Class Todd Stevens. [Hi-Res]
picture, caption follow A closed chock on board the destroyer USS Ramage (DDG 61) frames USS Constitution during sailing in Massachusetts Bay. Ramage was providing escort during Constitution's historic sail. Constitution is the world's oldest commissioned warship afloat. U.S. Navy photo by Photographer's Mate Chief John E. Gay. [Hi-Res]
picture, caption follow Secretary of the Navy John H. Dalton steers at the helm of USS Constitution, the world's oldest commissioned warship afloat, underway in Massachusetts Bay. Commissioned on Oct. 21, 1797, Constitution got underway under sail for the first time in 116 years. She celebrates her 200th birthday this year after completing a 40-month overhaul. U.S. Navy photo by Senior Chief Photographer's Mate Terry A. Cosgrove. [Hi-Res]
picture, caption follow Crew members of USS Constitution, (from right) Chief Mess Management Specialist (MSC) Tracy Borden, Signalman 2nd Class (SM2) Jahmal Ross, and Yeoman 1st Class (YN1) Shien Pate, take the first watch at the helm during Constitution's historic sail July 21. U.S. Navy photo by Senior Chief Photographer's Mate Terry A. Cosgrove. [Hi-Res]
picture, caption follow Cdr. Mike Beck, the commanding officer, salutes visitors as they board USS Constitution for her historic sail. Commissioned Oct. 21, 1797, Constitution is the world's oldest commissioned warship afloat. She sailed July 21 in Massachusetts Bay, underway under sail for the first time in 116 years. U.S. Navy photo by Senior Chief Photographer's Mate Terry A. Cosgrove. [Hi-Res]
picture, caption follow Retired CBS News anchor Mr. Walter Cronkite takes a turn at the helm of USS Constitution during her sail in Massachusetts Bay July 21. Mr. Cronkite was one of the many honored guests aboard Constitution for this historic voyage, the first time the ship has been under sail in 116 years. She is the world's oldest commissioned warship afloat. U.S. Navy Photo by Senior Chief Photographer's Mate Terry A. Cosgrove. [Hi-Res]

Reviewed: 3 August 2009