FRIDAY FOTO (January 18, 2013)

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U.S. Navy photo by Lt. Ed Early

(U.S. Navy photo by Lt. Ed Early)

The ballistic missile submarine USS Henry M. Jackson transits past the Olympic Mountains as it prepares to conduct sea trials in Bangor, Wash., Jan. 16, 2013.

The Jackson is an Ohio class conventionally armed, nuclear-powered sub, launched in 1983 and commissioned a Navy vessel the following year. The Jackson is armed with MK-48 torpedoes and  24 Trident II ballistic missiles,

We just thought it just makes a pretty photo subject.

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