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Built in 1943, the USS Intrepid and her crew have a distinguished history of service including tours of duty in both World War II and Vietnam. She also served as NASA prime recovery vessel before being retired in 1974.
Facts About Concorde
The fastest Atlantic crossing by any Concorde took only 2 hours, 52 minutes and 59 seconds. This record-breaking plane, Concorde Alpha-Delta, is the very same plane housed at the Intrepid Museum.
Facts About the Growler
First opened to the public at the Museum in 1989, the Growler, SSG 577 is the only intact strategic diesel powered submarine that fired nuclear missiles open to the public anywhere in the world.
Intrepid Fact Sheet
Facts about the Intrepid, the Concorde and the Growler
Intrepid Museum History
The Intrepid Foundation was founded by Zachary Fisher who rescued the USS Intrepid from scrapping. He believed in creating a place to honor our nation's heroes.

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