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Moms/Dads/Families with Nukes in Ballston Spa, NY


Moms/Dads/Families with Nukes in Ballston Spa, NY

Wanted to start a group for moms, dads, and other family members that have Nukes currently attending Prototype in Ballston Spa, NY.

Members: 168
Latest Activity: on Thursday

Thought I would start a group for the families of sailors stationed in NY for Prototype. It will be nice to chat about what is going on with our sailors whether it is good or bad so that we can support each other. I have connected with many people on this site but it is always nice to meet others that are going through the same things together. Also if you have had a sailor in NY for an extended amount of time then you can help the new ones just coming in on what to expect.

Discussion Forum

Apartments in Ballston Spa

Started by WATTCO1957 Ship 12 Div 083. Last reply by B'sNukeMoM⚓️MM Jul 28, 2016. 21 Replies

A Sailors Perspective of Prototype from 2009

Started by B'sNukeMoM⚓️MM. Last reply by DianePat May 6, 2016. 1 Reply

PROTOTYPE Coin - Ballston Spa

Started by B'sNukeMoM⚓️MM. Last reply by B'sNukeMoM⚓️MM Aug 3, 2015. 12 Replies

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Comment by SoCal_Sailor_Dad on Tuesday

dots, my son was there for 11 months and loved it. Lots of outdoor things to do - hiking, biking, skiing, 4-wheeling, etc.

Yeah, don't make early plans for graduation - his schedule was moved up and back so many times I lost count. When the reactors are down, there is a simulator that they can use for some of the training, and when they are up, they push through as many as they can.

Comment by B'sNukeMoM⚓️MM on Monday

dots - my son spent 13 months in Ballston Spa - one delay after another!  One thing for sure, nothing is definite with prototype!  You might find some others who have sailors in BS on the nuke moms page.

Comment by dots on Monday
That's ok my son is bored ,because only one reactor is working and everyone there is studying for their own re qualification it is tough to get work checked off. They may delay them in the pipeline until regulators come in and get it running again .just wondering if anyone else had heard anything
Comment by B'sNukeMoM⚓️MM on Monday

Hi all - Happy Monday!

Yes dots, this is a rather quiet group.  My son did proto here and it was even pretty quiet back then....the nuke mom's page is more active.  Is there a specific question you have regarding Ballston Spa?  I'll try to help if I can :)

Comment by dots on May 20, 2017 at 5:09pm
Comment by SoCal_Sailor_Dad on May 19, 2017 at 9:45pm

@dots, you're right, there's not been much activity here. Our son graduated a year and a half ago, so I'm not active, but still a member here. I'll post a note in the main Nuke Mom's group reminding everyone that this group exists.

Comment by dots on May 19, 2017 at 8:11pm
Looking for any Nuke moms with sons/daughters at prototype in Balston SpA,NY. I don't see any recent activity
Comment by B'sNukeMoM⚓️MM on September 4, 2016 at 10:34am
Does anyone know if there's a FB group for BS? Asking for another mom...
Comment by MMSailorsMomWA on January 21, 2016 at 6:46pm

boconavymom, congrats to you and your son! My son is also graduating on Jan 29th. Unfortunately, we live in Washington State and will not be able to attend. There is a mom on the NukeMom page that says she is going. I've asked her to take pictures of my son for me.

Comment by boconavymom on January 6, 2016 at 10:23pm
Excited to see my son on Jan 13th for his supposed grad date of Jan 15th.
But I now bought a ticket to see him Jan 28th thru the 31st for his new grad date of Jan 29th too. Hope it doesn't change again! :)
Any parents attending?

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