November 10th marked the kickoff of the Ship’s Crest Design Contest. This contest, sponsored by the Commissioning Committee, seeks entries in two divisions for candidate designs for the ship’s crest. The winners will be determined by the Commanding Officer. See the full description.
Welcome to USS Colorado (SSN-788) Commissioning Committee web site. USS Colorado (SSN-788) is the 15th Virginia Class submarine and is currently under construction at Electric Boat shipyard in Groton, Ct. It is expected to be commissioned in October or November 2017. The committee's purposes are to promote awareness within the state, provide support for the crew, and to help organize and raise money for the events surrounding commissioning.