Butcher a Hog, Conn a Ship

A human being should be able to change a diaper, plan an invasion, butcher a hog, conn a ship, design a building, write a sonnet, balance accounts, build a wall, set a bone, comfort the dying, take orders, give orders, cooperate, act alone, solve equations, analyze a new problem, pitch manure, program a computer, cook a tasty meal, fight efficiently, die gallantly. Specialization is for insects. –Robert A. Heinlein

Huntington Ingalls Industries celebrated significant progress Saturday as the 555-metric ton island was lowered onto the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier Gerald R. Ford at the company's Newport News Shipbuilding division. The 60-foot-long, 30-foot-wide island was the 452nd lift of the nearly 500 total lifts needed to complete the carrier.
Huntington Ingalls Industries celebrated significant progress Saturday as the 555-metric ton island was lowered onto the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier Gerald R. Ford at the company’s Newport News Shipbuilding division. The 60-foot-long, 30-foot-wide island was the 452nd lift of the nearly 500 total lifts needed to complete the carrier.