On this day in leadership history in 2006, the U.S. aircraft carrier Oriskany was sunk about 24 miles off Pensacola Beach. It was the first vessel sunk under a Navy program to dispose of old warships by turning them into diving attractions. It was the largest man-made reef at the time of the sinking.
What’s the leadership lesson? Honorable leaders seek opportunities to adapt and use their ideas, services, and products in unique ways that can benefit others or society in general.
Aircraft Carrier USS Oriskany – War History Online