Capt. Daryl Caudle, commander of Submarine Squadron 3, welcomes the Virginia-class attack submarine USS North Carolina (SSN 777)

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PEARL HARBOR (Nov. 15, 2010) Capt. Daryl Caudle, commander of Submarine Squadron 3, welcomes the Virginia-class attack submarine USS North Carolina (SSN 777) as she arrives at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam after completing a four-month inter fleet transfer from her former homeport at Groton, Conn. North Carolina is the third Virginia-class submarine to be stationed in the Pacific region. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Ronald Gutridge/Released)

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 PEARL HARBOR (Nov. 15, 2010) Capt. Daryl Caudle, commander of Submarine Squadron 3, welcomes the Virginia-class attack submarine USS North Carolina (SSN 777) as she arrives at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam after completing a four-month inter fleet transfer from her former homeport at Groton, Conn. North Carolina is the third Virginia-class submarine to be stationed in the Pacific region. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Ronald Gutridge/Released)