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Flight deck crew members stand on the deck edge catwalk of the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS THEODORE ROOSEVELT (CVN-71). The aircraft at the right is an S-3A Viking of Air Anti-submarine Squadron 32 (VS-32), which is qualifying aboard CVN-71

President William Jefferson Clinton talks with members of the Marine unit aboard the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS THEODORE ROOSEVELT (CVN-71) as Adm. Paul D. Miller, commander-in-chief, U.S. Atlantic Command, stands by. Clinton and Aspin are visiting aboard the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS THEODORE ROOSEVELT (CVN-71) as it is underway off the coast of Norfolk, Va

In this file photo taken July 26, 1993, side boys salute as Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. Frank B. Kelso II arrives for a visit aboard the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71).

Air department personnel ( V-4 Fuels ) , easily identified by their purple jerseys, stand by as they complete the refueling of a F-14 Tomcat. Personnel in brown are plane captains responsible for a specific plane

Mess SPECIALIST 3rd Class Obie Sorrella (Left) uses a scale to weigh bread dough for Mess SPECIALIST 2nd Class Mike Marquardt to roll into dinner rolls in the aft mess decks for evening chow aboard USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN-71)

Mess SPECIALIST 2nd Class (AW) Marvin Ruth (Left) and Mess SPECIALIST 2nd Class (SW) Samuel Jones demonstrate teamwork when preparing chow in the aft mess decks for their fellow shipmates aboard USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN-71)

The deck department of the USS THEODORE ROOSEVELT (CVN-71) prepares for an early morning underway replenishment (UNREP) with the USS DETROIT (AO-4)

Mess SPECIALIST SEAMAN Deirdre Vickers empties a can of pimentos onto kernel corn in the aft mess decks for evening chow aboard USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN-71)

Mess SPECIALIST 3rd Class Ken Thomas pours tomato sauce into a chili mixture in the aft mess decks for evening chow aboard USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN-71)

Aircraft handlers standby as the E-2 Hawkeye, from VAW-123, "screwtops," makes its final preparations before it is catapulted off the USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN-71). Personnel in green jerseys work as maintenance, arresting gear, or catapult crew

CVN 71 Passes Lighthouse

USS Hayler (DD 997) underway

World Trade Center Flag raising ceremony on board CVN 71

WTC Flag on board USS Theodore Roosevelt

JDAM munition on the move

Operation Enduring Freedom

F/A-18 Night Launch

Bomb Farm

F/A-18 Takes Position for Launch

SECNAV - Roosevelt

S-3 Take Off

Taking on More Gas

A US Navy (USN) C-2A Greyhound aircraft assigned to Fleet Logistics Support Squadron 30 (VRC-30), Detachment Three (DET-3), Carrier Onboard Delivery (COD) lands onboard the USN Aircraft Carrier USS THEODORE ROOSEVELT (CVN-71). The COD's bring mail, supplies, and new personnel to the ship. The squadron is part of Carrier Air Wing One (CVW-1) deployed on board the Roosevelt supporting Operation ENDURING FREEDOM

Seaman boards a C-2A

Heading Home

US Navy (USN) Aviation Boatswain's Mate (AB) Aircraft Handler, PETTY Officer 3rd Class (PO3) Krystol Koos directs a C-2A Greyhound aircraft assigned to Fleet Logistics Support Squadron 30 (VRC-30), Detachment Three (DET-3), Carrier Onboard Delivery (COD) into launch position onboard the USN Aircraft Carrier USS THEODORE ROOSEVELT (CVN-71). The COD's bring mail, supplies, and new personnel to the ship. The squadron is part of Carrier Air Wing One (CVW-1) deployed on board the Roosevelt supporting Operation ENDURING FREEDOM

Aviation Boatswain's Mate 3rd Class Krystol Koos directs a F-14B Tomcat assigned to the �Diamondbacks� of Fighter Squadron One Zero Two (VF-102).

US Navy (USN) Aviation Boatswain's Mate (AB) Aircraft Handler, PETTY Officer 3rd Class (PO3) Krystol Koos directs a C-2A Greyhound aircraft assigned to Fleet Logistics Support Squadron 30 (VRC-30), Detachment Three (DET-3), Carrier Onboard Delivery (COD) into launch position onboard the USN Aircraft Carrier USS THEODORE ROOSEVELT (CVN-71). The COD's bring mail, supplies, and new personnel to the ship. The squadron is part of Carrier Air Wing One (CVW-1) deployed on board the Roosevelt supporting Operation ENDURING FREEDOM

USS Vella Gulf - at sea

Search and Rescue (SAR) swimmers are hoisted into a SH-60F Seahawk assigned to the �Dragonslayers� of Helicopter Anti-Submarine Squadron One One (HS-11) after the completion of an unusual re-enlistment ceremony.

USS John F. Kennedy (CV 67) Battle Group

An F-14D Tomcat from the

An F-14D Tomcat from the

Son Looks For Dad

Mother patiently awaits Son's arrival

Sailors Return Home

Sailors and Marines Ruturn Home

Roosevelt Sailor Returns Home

Youngster waits for a Sailor

Naval Station Norfolk - Homecoming LPD 12

USS Roosevelt - transit to the shipyards

Aviation Electrician's Mate 1st Class Richard Inman right, of Plano, Texas, directs #1 Nozzle-man Aviation Electronics Technician 3rd Class Mathew Lane, of Linden, N.J., and his hose team during a General Quarters (GQ) drill.

The U.S. Navy and Marine Corps� senior leadership recognize six separate commands for their tremendous safety record

Sailors position a rigid hull inflatable boat (RHIB) under monkey lines.

Intelligence Specialist Seaman Angela Moore, from Fort Washington, Md., bottom, assists Aviation Maintenance Administrationman 3rd Class Kimberly James from Brooklyn, N.Y., standing, find information.

Sailors hold on to monkey lines as their rigid hull inflatable boat (RHIB) is hoisted from the water.

Aircrew Survival Equipmentman 1st Class David Cummings, assigned to the Vanguards of Helicopter Mine Countermeasure Squadron Fourteen (HM-14)

Aircrew Survival Equipmentman 1st Class David Cummings, assigned to Vanguards of Helicopter Mine Countermeasure Squadron Fourteen (HM-14).

The guided missile frigate USS Carr (FFG 52)

Fire Controlman 3rd Class Perez Figueroa and Fire Controlman 3rd Class William Nassau prepare to load a NATO Sea Sparrow missile into a launcher aboard the nuclear powered aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71).

Fire Controlman 2nd Class Casey Relation steadies a NATO Sea Sparrow missile crate as it is lowered to a Sea Sparrow launcher sponson.

Fire Controlman assigned to the nuclear powered aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt's (CVN 71) Combat Systems Division, prepare to load a NATO Sea Sparrow missile into a launcher.

An S-3B Viking lands on the flight deck aboard USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71).

Sailors assigned to the Air Department aboard USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) move aircraft around on the flight deck.

Aviation Structural Mechanic 1st Class Aristile Guidry works on the rotor of an SH-60F Seahawk.

A Sailor assigned to a Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) team embarked aboard USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) practices Fast Roping.

An F/A-18 Hornet makes and arrested landing aboard USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71).

An Aviation Boatswain's Mate signals an EA-6B Prowler assigned to the.

An aerial view of the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71)

An F/A-18 Hornet launches from one of four steam-powered catapults.

Damage Controlman 3rd Class Rosanna Colp from Lakesport, Calif., practices donning her Advanced Chemical Protective Gear (ACPG)

Hull Maintenance Technician 3rd Class Erich Caudell from Jarrettsville, Md., uses a pee grinder in the sheet metal shop aboard USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71).

Machinery Repairman Fireman Ernesto Alvarado from Houston, Texas, manufactures parts using a tool room lathe aboard USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71).

Two F-14 Tomcats assigned to the

An F/A-18C receives extensive maintenance and upkeep in the hangar bay aboard USS Theodore Roosevelt

Electronic Technician 1st Class Warren Chinn assigned to Inshore Boat Unit Twenty Six (IBU 26) watches over USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71).

The aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) prepares for a port visit in Souda Bay, Crete, Greece

USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) receives cargo

An F/A-18 Hornet assigned to the �War Party� of Strike Fighter Squadron Eighty Seven (VFA-87) launches from the flight deck aboard USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71).

The combat stores ship USNS Spica (T-AFS 9) as seen from aboard USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71)

Fire Controlman 3rd Class Steven Goad from Virginia Beach, Va., (right) and Fire Controlman 3rd Class Joshua from Saugerties, N.Y., load a Phalanx Mk-15 Close In Weapons System (CIWS) aboard USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71).

Fire Controlman 3rd Class Steven Goad from Virginia Beach, Va., loads 20mm ammunition into a Phalanx Mk-15 Close In Weapons System (CIWS) aboard USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71)

An F/A-18C Hornet from the Hunters of Strike Fighter Squadron Two Zero One (VFA-201) launches from the flight deck of USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71)

Airman Dewey Anderson from Pascagoula, Miss., drives a spotting dolly while moving aircraft around the hangar bay aboard USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71)

Aviation Boatswain Mate Handler 3rd Class Netrick Hayes from Houston, Texas, drives a spotting dolly while moving aircraft around the hangar bay aboard USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71)

Ordnancemen mount a training version of the RIM-7

A F/A-18C Hornet assigned to the Golden Warriors of Strike Fighter Squadron Eight Seven (VFA-87) launches from the flight deck of USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71).

Airman James Lackofsky prepares to push the cable back from the foul line on the flight deck aboard USS Theodore Roosevelt (

An F/A-18C Hornet approaches the flight deck of USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) for a landing

An EA-6B Prowler lands on the flight deck aboard USS Theodore Roosevelt

Hull Maintenance Technician 2nd Class Israel Colon and Hull Maintenance Technician Fireman John Tuggle sand a piece of wood in the carpentry shop aboard USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71)

Crewmembers work on a EA-6B Prowler aboard USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71)

Machinery Repairman 2nd Class Adam Lemoyne works with a metal lathe in the engineering department aboard USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71)

Sailors stationed aboard USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) exercise with the Explosive Ordnance Disposal team

Aviation Ordnancemen load an M61A1 gattling gun onto an F/A-18C Hornet

Aviation Structural Mechanic 2nd Class Kenn Walls from Rockford, Ill., performs maintenance on the wing of an S-3 Viking

Machinist's Mate 2nd Class Meredith Mead from Pensacola, Fla., takes a PH reading from a sample in the chemistry lab.

Ship's Serviceman Seaman Tad White from Belfast, N.Y., provides haircuts for crew members aboard USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71)

Ordnanceman 2nd Class Lance Keeling from Carrollton, Texas, loads an M61A1 gattling gun onto an F/A-18C Hornet

Seaman Apprentice Larry Stewart looks through the Big Eyes binoculars at a surface contact.

A CH-53E Super Stallion stands by for takeoff on the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71)

Airman Jose Perez (blue jacket) from Brooklyn, N.Y., provides training and instruction to another crewmember as an F/A-18 Hornet is readied for launch from one of four steam driven catapults on the flight deck of USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71).

shooters give the signal for launch to an F/A-18 Hornet

Two plane captains watch as an F/A-18 Hornet ands on the flight deck

Aviation Boatswain's Mates direct an F/A-18C Hornet into launching position on the flight deck

Air Transfer Office personnel load gear onto a C-2A Greyhound

A flight deck safety observer gives the thumbs up to launch

F/A-18C Hornets perform a fly by in preparation before their recovery (landing) aboard USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71).

An F/A-18C Hornet from the

Aviation Boatswain's Mates place a rubber gasket in catapult #2 aboard USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) after flight operations to keep debris from falling insides