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Twin Towers used to Build Warship May 29, 2006 7:59 amPosted by Doug McCaughan in : Of Interest, Politics, Touchy Subjects, United States
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.
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Woody Oge, Northrop Grummanâ€™s director of operations in New Orleans, was keen to play down suggestions that the ship might be used to spearhead invasions.