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Springeren launched

On 26 April 1963, Danish Delfinen-class submarine HDMS Springeren was launched at the Naval Dockyard in Copenahgen, Denmark
MusemShip at the Maritime Experience Center, Aalborg, Denmark
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Riachuelo's keel laid

On 26 April 1973, Brazilian Oberon-Class submarine Riachuelo (S22) was laid down at the Vickers Limited Shipyard in Barrow-in-Furness, UK.
MuseumShip in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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USS Intrepid CV-11 launched

On 26 April 1943 Essex-class aircraft carrier USS Intrepid CV-11 was launched at Newport News Shipbuilding, sponsored by the wife of Vice Admiral John H. Hoover.
MuseumShip at Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum, New York, NY

intrepid launch 0426

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HNLMS Sittard (M830) launched

On 26 April 1956 Dutch Dokkum-class Coastal Minesweeper HNLMS Sittard (M830) was launched at Niestern Scheepsbouw Unie, Hellevoetsluis, Netherlands.
Operational MuseumShip Ex-Hr.Ms. Sittard in use by Zeekadetkorps Harlingen, Harlingen, Netherlands.

sittard launching 25 april 1956

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