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USS Pampanito Submarine Trip 2002
First we took the public tour of the submarine.
First we took the public tour of the submarine.
They provides us with listening devices.  You hold it up to your ear and hear the story of the submarine.
They provides us with listening devices. You hold it up to your ear and hear the story of the submarine.
We listened to the voices of old men who were once young sailors on the Pampanito.
We listened to the voices of old men who were once young sailors on the Pampanito.
The engine room where the electric motors are always smelled of fuel.  It still smells today.
The engine room where the electric motors are always smelled of fuel. It still smells today.
For a ship that is a part of the silent service, it could be very noisy when the engines were running.  The engineer had to communicate with hand signals.
For a ship that is a part of the silent service, it could be very noisy when the engines were running. The engineer had to communicate with hand signals when the engines were on.
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The forward torpedo tubes go a long way.
The forward torpedo tubes go a long way.
High Adventure group shot in front of the submarine.
High Adventure group shot in front of the submarine.
The sides of a sub are grey and the top is black to make it harder to spot by air and by sea.  The number of the Pampanito, 383, has been repainted in white.
The sides of a sub are grey and the top is black to make it harder to spot by air and by sea. The number of the Pampanito, 383, has been repainted in white.
After the Pampanito, we visited Alcatraz.
After the Pampanito, we visited Alcatraz.
Alcatraz is the spanish word for pelican.
Alcatraz is the spanish word for pelican.
What a dizzy day, on to the Exploratorium
What a dizzy day, on to the Exploratorium.
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