What a day!
What a day Wednesday, July 14th was. Ocean Planet floats again!
Two great stories by two great writers tell the story here (thanks to Mainetoday.com!):
By Jerry Harkavy: http://news.mainetoday.com/apwire/D83QO8CG0-195.shtml
By Glenn Jordan: http://sports.mainetoday.com/local/stories/040715oceanplanet.shtml
Here are some pics:
New keel unveiled:
Honorable Maine Governor John Baldacci speaks while Phin Sprague stands by:
In the slings:
She floats! More about our new bow, and a not-so-secret sailing website, soon:
Then it was time for a ride on the train!
Bruce Schwab, Skipper
USA 05/Ocean Planet