USS IDAHO SSN 799 News

Former gov.'s Harley raffled to honor service members, fund scholarships on Veterans Day

Former gov.'s Harley raffled to honor service members, fund scholarships on Veterans Day
Friday November 12th, 2021

Patricia Kempthorne stood in front of the crowd of mostly veterans, spinning a tube filled with raffle tickets. She reached in to pull out the name of the person who would win a motorcycle that belonged to her husband, former Idaho Gov. Dirk Kempthorne.


Recent TV News About USS IDAHO
Friday June 11th, 2021

USS Idaho Commissioning Committee works to help the crew of the Navy's next nuclear submarine.


Construction is underway for a new Navy vessel named USS Idaho, the first in 100 years
Friday June 11th, 2021

Construction is underway for a new Navy vessel named USS Idaho, the first in 100 years.


Future USS IDAHO SSN 799 6/7 RPQ module arrives from Newport News Virginia at Electric Boat

Future USS IDAHO SSN 799 6/7 RPQ module arrives from Newport News Virginia at Electric Boat
Tuesday December 15th, 2020

Future USS IDAHO SSN 799 6/7 RPQ module arrives from Newport News Virginia at Electric Boat in Groton Connecticut in mid-April 2020


Nuclear submarine to be first Navy ship named USS Idaho in more than a century

Nuclear submarine to be first Navy ship named USS Idaho in more than a century
Tuesday November 24th, 2020

The interior of a nuclear submarine scheduled to be built soon will be adorned with detail work and displays extolling Idaho’s history, natural wonders and military heroes.


Super sub has roots in Bayview
Monday November 23rd, 2020

Acoustic technology on the future ‘USS IDAHO’ was developed at the Navy research facility in Bayview.


PCU Idaho Gets Its First Skipper

PCU Idaho Gets Its First Skipper
Monday November 23rd, 2020

Cmdr. Nicholas Meyers, the commanding officer of the nuclear-powered Virginia-class submarine, assumed command during a ceremony at Flasher World War II Memorial in Groton, Conn. on Friday, an achievement he calls the highlight of his 18-year naval career.


Construction Begins on the USS IDAHO

Construction Begins on the USS IDAHO
Monday November 23rd, 2020

Construction begins on the USS Idaho, first ship in over 100 years to be named after the Gem State.