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Twin Towers used to Build Warship May 29, 2006 7:59 am

Posted by Doug McCaughan in : Of Interest, Politics, Touchy Subjects, United States
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24 tonnes of steel from the World Trade Centers is being used to make the USS New York, an amphibious assualt ship capable of landing anywhere.

The $1 billion vessel is one of a new generation of amphibious assault ships capable of landing a 700-strong Marines assault force on a coastline almost anywhere without the need for a port.

Do police states like invasions?

Woody Oge, Northrop Grumman’s director of operations in New Orleans, was keen to play down suggestions that the ship might be used to spearhead invasions.


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