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The USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) sits at berth six in Truman Bay. Blue Ridge is currently moored at Commander, Fleet Activities Yokosuka undergoing a Selected Restricted Availability maintenance period.

The USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) sits at berth six in Truman Bay. Blue Ridge is currently moored at Commander, Fleet Activities Yokosuka undergoing a Selected Restricted Availability maintenance period.

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YOKOSUKA, Japan (Dec. 15, 2015) The USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) sits at berth six in Truman Bay. Blue Ridge is currently moored at Commander, Fleet Activities Yokosuka undergoing a Selected Restricted Availability maintenance period, which will allow the ship to undertake future patrols, ensuring the safety and security of Pacific sea lanes. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Michael Hendricks) File# 151215-N-PQ607-102

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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15/12/2015 - 15/12/2015
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YOKOSUKA, Japan
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