Cmdr. Sean Kearns, right, assumes command of USS Constitution from Cmdr. Matt Bonner.
Cmdr. Sean Kearns - a native of Hampden, Maine - is the new commander of the USS Constitution, also known as "Old Ironsides," with is still afloat in Boston harbor, and still serving after more than 215 years. Cmdr. Kearns speaks with Maine Things Considered host Tom Porter.
The USS Constitution, the world's oldest commissioned warship, in Boston Harbor.
Photo of Cmdr Kearns: courtesy of U.S. Navy.