An interview with Slammer!
May 12, 1999, aboard the USS
Theodore Roosevelt. NBC's "Today
Show" conducts the first live broadcast aboard a U.S. Navy aircraft carrier at sea. "Today Show" host Matt Lauer interviews VF-14 Executive Officer Cmdr. Samuel B. "Slammer" Richardson
in the USS Theodore Roosevelt hangar
bay. Slammer had previously taken Matt for the ride of his life in an