Navy Ship That Honors September 11 Fallen, Sets Sail

Tuesday, October 13th 2009, 9:51 pm
By: News 9

AVONDALE, Louisiana -- A U.S. Navy ship built to honor the victims of September 11 has set sail from a New Orleans shipyard to the New York harbor.

The USS New York is partly made of melted down steel from the World Trade Center Towers. The ship will be commissioned on November 7.

Find out more about the making of the USS New York and hear from a Moore sailor who's on board.