The American submarine 'USS New Mexico' departed the naval base at Faslane this afternoon.
She is the latest Virginia class and worked with HMS Astute when she was across in America.
Always nice to see some of our allies vessels in our waters.
USS New Mexico (SSN-779) Approaching Rhu Spit
SD Reliable Escorting the USS New Mexico
USS New Mexico (SSN-779) Off Rhu Spit
USS New Mexico - Gareloch
USS New Mexico
USS New Mexico Outward Bound
More images are available at - www.dougie-coull-photography.co.uk - and are also better resolution.