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The U.S. Navy Virginia-class attack submarine USS Minnesota (SSN 783) arrived at its new home port, the U.S. Navy Submarine Base in Groton Friday, Jan. 10, 2014, from Norfolk, Va. The Minnesota, the 10th boat built in the class, was commissioned September 7th in Norfolk. The Minnesota will be one of the first boats in the Virginia class to take female sailors.

Published: January 10, 2014

Crew on the deck of the U.S. Navy Virginia-class attack submarine USS Minnesota (SSN 783) wave to family on the Groton bank as the sub transits the Thames River Friday, Jan. 10, 2014.

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