Aboard a Boomer: USS Wyoming, Day 2

The USS Wyoming and its crew were profiled through footage shot while the submarine was at sea for training. The Wyoming is an… read more

The USS Wyoming and its crew were profiled through footage shot while the submarine was at sea for training. The Wyoming is an Ohio-class fleet ballistic missile submarine, with 24 missile tubes and 4 torpedo tubes. 

Studio guests talked about submarine operations, life aboard a submarine, and answered viewer questions about the submarine force. Additionally, several taped interviews with crewmembers and their families which focused on operations within various compartments of the submarine, daily life aboard the submarine, and how submarine service affected family life. 

In the final portion of the program studio guests presented views critical of the Navy’s submarine and nuclear forces. close

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*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Aboard a Boomer: USS Wyoming, Day 2

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Category:
Call-In
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Video Magazine
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Nov 28, 2000
Last Aired:
Dec 28, 2000

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  • Nov 28, 2000 | 8:01pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 29, 2000 | 4:59am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 29, 2000 | 3:21pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 27, 2000 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 28, 2000 | 3:00am EST | C-SPAN 1
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