shakedown cruise in English

cruise that is taken to test the mechanical and human systems of a ship and is occasionally made with passengers traveling at a discount price

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1. Following a shakedown cruise off Cuba, Mervine reported for duty with the Gulf Sea Frontier at New Orleans, 30 August 1942.

2. Following a hurried shakedown cruise along the Atlantic Coast in the spring of 1942, Juneau assumed blockade patrol in early May off Martinique and Guadeloupe Islands to prevent the escape of Vichy French naval units.