69th Annual Seattle Seafair Fleet Week Comes to a Close

Amphibious transport dock ship USS Somerset (LPD 25) and guided-missile destroyer USS Momsen (DDG 92) departed the Port of Seattle Aug. 5, bringing the 69th annual Seafair Fleet Week officially to a close. The annual event, which began June 31, kicked off with a parade of U.S. Navy, U.S. Coast Guard and Royal Canadian Navy ships in Elliott Bay featuring Amphibious transport dock ship USS Somerset (LPD 25), guided-missile destroyer USS Momsen (DDG 92), U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Mellon (WHEC-717), U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Swordfish (WPB-87358), Kingston-class coastal defence vessel…

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