Tar and Abby

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Got any spare aircraft carriers?

"In the not-too-distant future, drivers in Washington state could cross the Sinclair Inlet on a bridge made of two or three decommissioned aircraft carriers. It may sound like a wild pipe dream or a portrait of military dystopia, but the idea is under active consideration by the state, which has received federal funds to study its feasibility."

So, there's that....
Picture from the naval base in Bremerton, WA
Full story here

5 comments:

Bob Slatten said...

Better to use them than turn them into junk, I say; good recycling.

anne marie in philly said...

interesting! good way to recycle!

PS - http://unscheduledscenicroutes.blogspot.com/2015/04/greetings-from-hawaii.html?zx=8a22259f3a9c93b6

LINK NOT SAFE FOR work, small children, or pearl clutchers. perhaps your gnomes know this guy...

the dogs' mother said...

eeek!
gnomes have been instructed to keep their pants on! lol

anne marie in philly said...

@TDM - I thought of you when I saw that blog post. good thing it's not one of your little guys! :)

Jeanne said...

Interesting way to recycle. But only till rust sets in...... I like the idea of using them as artificial reefs better.