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 Cmdr. Charles Sternberg and his wife share their vows on the flight deck aboard the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68).

Cmdr. Charles Sternberg and his wife share their vows on the flight deck aboard the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68).

 
 
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Naval Air Station North Island, Calif. (Sep. 30, 2004) Cmdr. Charles Sternberg and his wife share their vows on the flight deck aboard the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68). Nimitz is currently homeported at Naval Air Station North Island, San Diego, Calif. U.S. Navy photo by Photographers Mate 3rd Class Timothy F. Sosa File# 040930-N-1577S-042

Aircraft carriers are warships that act as airbases for carrier-based aircraft. In the United States Navy, these consist of ships commissioned with hull classification symbols CV (aircraft carrier), CVA (attack aircraft carrier), CVB (large aircraft carrier), CVL (light aircraft carrier), CVN (aircraft carrier (nuclear propulsion) and CVAN (attack aircraft carrier (nuclear propulsion). The first aircraft carrier commissioned into the United States Navy was USS Langley (CV-1) on 20 March 1922.

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30/09/2004 - 30/09/2004
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Naval Air Station North Island, Calif.
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