BANGOR, WA — Seaman Kevin Tortora, a sonar technician and Fort Lauderdale, Fla. native, serves on board the Ohio-class ballistic missile submarine USS Michigan (SSGN 727) Blue Crew. Feller is serving in the U.S. Navy, protecting and defending America on the world’s oceans. The Navy’s guided missile sub-marines provide the Navy with unprecedented strike and special operation mission capabilities from a stealthy, clandestine platform. Armed with tactical missiles and equipped with superior communications capabilities, guided missile submarines are capable of launching missile strikes and supporting Special Operation Forces missions. (U.S. Navy Photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Apprentice Andre T.