Big visitor to Port Townsend Bay: Nuclear-powered supercarrier USS Nimitz
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The nuclear-powered carrier, which was commissioned in 1975, made only its fifth appearance in the bay, this time en route to its home port of Everett following carrier qualifications off California.
The Nimitz will move to Bremerton for 16 months of maintenance and modernization next year.
Last modified: July 28. 2014 6:52PM