NOAA Ship - OSCAR DYSON Side Launch
Built at VT Halter Moss Point
October 17, 2003

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Read the NOAA Press Release for more information about the OSCAR DYSON, NOAA & VT Halter.
Also Visit NOAA's OSCAR DYSON site for even more information about the ship, sponsor and namesake.

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See the Launch Sequence
as a Photo Animation

(2.4 MB)
and access high resolution Launch Photos
you can download & print.


Briefing Pictures
Ceremony Pictures
Christening Pictures

Launch Pictures
Official Pictures
Reception Pictures

Regular JPEG Panorama (170 kb)
Download High Res Printable JPEG (5.2 MB)    
Photography by Ray Broussard of Maritime New Media, Inc.