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US Navy Lieutenant Kevin King launches an F/A-18 "Hornet" from the flight deck of the Nimitz Class Aircraft Carrier USS JOHN C. STENNIS (CVN 74). The STENNIS is deployed to the Persian Gulf in support of Operation Southern Watch

US Navy Lieutenant Kevin King launches an F/A-18 "Hornet" from the fli...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: SOUTHERN WATCH Base: USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) Scene Camera Operator: PH3 Mike Larson, USN Release Status: Released to Pub... more

The Royal Navy Invincible Class (CV) Aircraft Carrier Her Majestys Ship (HMS) ILLUSTRIOUS (R 06) (left), Type 42 Class Destroyer HMS SOUTHAMPTON (D-90) (right); the French Cassard Class Destroyer JEAN BART (D 615) (foreground), the Nimitz Class Aircraft Carrier USS JOHN C. STENNIS (CVN 74) underway in formation during Operation ENDURING FREEDOM. A SA330 Puma flies overhead

The Royal Navy Invincible Class (CV) Aircraft Carrier Her Majestys Shi...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: ENDURING FREEDOM Country: Arabian Sea Scene Major Command Shown: Foreign ships in formation Scene Camera Operator: PH3 Travis... more

Naval vessels from four nations fall into position off the bow of Nimitz Class Aircraft Carrier USS JOHN C. STENNIS (CVN-74) for a parade formation and a rare photographic opportunity. Other ships include the Royal Navy Type 42 Class Destroyer Her Majestys Ship (HMS) SOUTHAMPTON (D-90) (left), Invincible Class (CV) Aircraft Carrier HMS ILLUSTRIOUS (R 06) (right), French Cassard Class Destroyer JEAN BART (D 615) (center), Charles de Gaulle Class Aircraft Carrier CHARLES DE GAULLE (R 91) (center right), Nimitz Class Aircraft Carrier USS THEODORE ROOSEVELT (CVN 71) (rear left), and Italian Navy (Marina Militare) ship Garibaldi Class Aircraft Carrier MM GIUSEPPE GARIBALDI (C 551)

Naval vessels from four nations fall into position off the bow of Nimi...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: ENDURING FREEDOM Country: Arabian Sea Scene Major Command Shown: Ships - Foreign - UK-FRS-Italy Scene Camera Operator: PH2(Aw... more

Port side view of the Royal Navy Type 42 Class Destroyer HMS SOUTHAMPTON (D-90) (foreground) and the Nimitz Class Aircraft Carrier USS JOHN C. STENNIS (CVN 74) underway in the Arabian Sea in support of Operation ENDURING FREEDOM

Port side view of the Royal Navy Type 42 Class Destroyer HMS SOUTHAMPT...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: ENDURING FREEDOM Country: Arabian Sea Scene Major Command Shown: Ships - Foreign - United Kingdom Scene Camera Operator: PH3 ... more

Naval vessels from five nations sail in parade formation for a rare photographic opportunity at sea. From top row left to right: the Italian Navy (Marina Militare) ship Maestrale Class Frigate MM MAESTRALE (F 570), French Navy Tourville Class Destroyer DE GRASSE (D 612), Nimitz Class Aircraft Carrier USS JOHN C. STENNIS (CVN 74), US Navy (USN) Ticonderoga Class Cruisers USS PORT ROYAL (CG 73), French Navy Charles de Gaulle Class Aircraft Carrier CHARLES DE GAULLE (R 91), Royal Navy Helicopter Carrier, Her Ship (HMS) OCEAN (L 12), French La Fayette Class Frigate SURCOUF (F 711), Aircraft Carrier USS JOHN F. KENNEDY (CV 67), Netherlands Navy Karel Doorman Class Frigate Her...

Naval vessels from five nations sail in parade formation for a rare ph...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: [Complete] Scene Caption: Naval vessels from five nations sail in parade formation for a rare photographic opportunity at sea. From top row left to right:... more

Canadian HALIFAX class Patrol Frigate HMCS VANCOUVER (FFH 331) steams along side the NIMITZ class Aircraft Carrier USS JOHN C. STENNIS (CVN 74) as ships from the JOHN C. STENNIS Battle Group return from an extended deployment in support of Operation ENDURING FREEDOM. The battle group deployed November 2001, two months ahead of its scheduled date after the September 11th terrorist attacks

Canadian HALIFAX class Patrol Frigate HMCS VANCOUVER (FFH 331) steams ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: ENDURING FREEDOM Country: Unknown Scene Major Command Shown: CVN 74 Scene Camera Operator: PHAN Tina R. Lamb, USN Release St... more

Aerial port side view of the NIMITZ class Aircraft Carrier USS JOHN C. STENNIS (CVN 74) as civilian tugboats assist the ship on its approach to the pier at Naval Air Station North Island after a six and a-half month deployment in support of operation ENDURING FREEDOM

Aerial port side view of the NIMITZ class Aircraft Carrier USS JOHN C....

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Air Station, North Island State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH3 Pastoric, USN Release ... more

Chief Aviation Ordnanceman Darren Galbiso prepares to attach a cargo pennant to the bottom of a MH-60S Knighthawk during an ammunition on load aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74).

Chief Aviation Ordnanceman Darren Galbiso prepares to attach a cargo p...

Pacific Ocean (Oct. 03, 2003) Chief Aviation Ordnanceman Darren Galbiso prepares to attach a cargo pendant to the bottom of a MH-60S Knighthawk during an ammunition on load aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carr... more

An F/A-18F Super Hornet pilot completes a day of flight operations aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74).

An F/A-18F Super Hornet pilot completes a day of flight operations abo...

Pacific Ocean (Oct. 26, 2003) An F/A-18F Super Hornet pilot completes a day of flight operations aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74). Stennis and embarked Carrier Air Wing Four... more

The crew of the US Navy (USN) Nimitz Class Aircraft Carrier USS JOHN C. STENNIS search for foreign objects and debris on the flight deck before morning operations begin. Currently the STENNIS and its crew are participating in a joint military Exercise NORTHERN EDGE 2004 (NE04) in the Gulf of Alaska. NE04 includes approximately 9,000 active duty, Reserve and Guard Airmen, Soldiers, Sailors, Marines, and Coast Guardsmen from the United States and throughout the Pacific Region. They will train at military installations and various ranges during the multi-service exercise developed and hosted by Alaskan Command

The crew of the US Navy (USN) Nimitz Class Aircraft Carrier USS JOHN C...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) Scene Camera Operator: SRA Joe Laws, USAF Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photog... more

A US Navy (USN) F/A-18 Super Hornet fighter with the VFA-115 "Talons" returns to the Nimitz Class Aircraft Carrier USS JOHN C. STENNIS (CVN 74) after an engagement exercise over the Alaskan military range. Currently this carrier and its crew are participating in a joint military exercise Northern Edge 2004 in the Gulf of Alaska

A US Navy (USN) F/A-18 Super Hornet fighter with the VFA-115 "Talons" ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) Scene Major Command Shown: Alaskan Command Public Affairs O Scene Camera Operator: SRA Joe Laws, USAF Release Status... more

US Navy (USN) PETTY Officer 2nd Class (PO2), Tony Frey, a Quartermaster in the navigation department onboard the Nimitz Class Aircraft Carrier USS JOHN C. STENNIS (CVN 74) in the Gulf of Alaska, demonstrates the use of a sextant navigational aid

US Navy (USN) PETTY Officer 2nd Class (PO2), Tony Frey, a Quartermaste...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) Scene Major Command Shown: Alaskan Command Public Affairs O Scene Camera Operator: SRA Joe Laws, USAF Release Status... more

The Lt. Governor of Alaska, Mr. Loren Leman, observes flight operations from the flight deck aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74).

The Lt. Governor of Alaska, Mr. Loren Leman, observes flight operation...

Gulf of Alaska (Jun. 09, 2004) The Lt. Governor of Alaska, Mr. Loren Leman, observes flight operations from the flight deck aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74). Stennis and emb... more

A US Navy (USN) F/A-18 Super Hornet fighter aircraft with the VFA-115 "Talons" launches off the deck of the Nimitz Class Aircraft Carrier USS JOHN C. STENNIS (CVN 74) aircraft carrier. Currently the ship and its crew are participating in the joint military Exercise Northern Edge 2004, in the Gulf of Alaska

A US Navy (USN) F/A-18 Super Hornet fighter aircraft with the VFA-115 ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) Scene Major Command Shown: Alaskan Command Public Affairs O Scene Camera Operator: SRA Joe Laws, USAF Release Status... more

A US Navy (USN) F/A-18 Super Hornet fighter aircraft with the VFA-115 "Talons" launches off the deck of the Nimitz Class Aircraft Carrier USS JOHN C. STENNIS (CVN 74) aircraft carrier. Currently the ship and its crew are participating in the joint military Exercise Northern Edge 2004, in the Gulf of Alaska

A US Navy (USN) F/A-18 Super Hornet fighter aircraft with the VFA-115 ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) Scene Major Command Shown: Alaskan Command Public Affairs O Scene Camera Operator: SRA Joe Laws, USAF Release Status... more

Flight deck personnel onboard the US Navy (USN) Nimitz Class Aircraft Carrier USS JOHN C. STENNIS (CVN 74) marshals an aircraft to the catapult for its launch. Currently the ship and its crew are participating in the joint military Exercise, Northern Edge 2004 in the Gulf of Alaska

Flight deck personnel onboard the US Navy (USN) Nimitz Class Aircraft ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) Scene Major Command Shown: Alaskan Command Public Affairs O Scene Camera Operator: SRA Joe Laws, USAF Release Status... more

US Navy (USN) Quartermaster 3rd Class (QM3) Melissa Reyes plots the heading and distance to ensure the safe travel of the Nimitz Class Aircraft Carrier USS JOHN C. STENNIS (CVN 74) aircraft carrier. QM3 Reyes and the crew are participating in the joint military Exercise Northern Edge 2004, in the Gulf of Alaska

US Navy (USN) Quartermaster 3rd Class (QM3) Melissa Reyes plots the he...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) Scene Major Command Shown: Alaskan Command Public Affairs O Scene Camera Operator: SRA Joe Laws, USAF Release Status... more

A US Navy (USN) F/A-18 Super Hornet fighter aircraft with the VFA-115 "Talons" launches off the deck of the Nimitz Class Aircraft Carrier USS JOHN C. STENNIS (CVN 74) aircraft carrier. Currently the ship and its crew are participating in the joint military Exercise Northern Edge 2004, in the Gulf of Alaska. An F-14 Tomcat fighter waits its turn in the foreground

A US Navy (USN) F/A-18 Super Hornet fighter aircraft with the VFA-115 ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) Scene Major Command Shown: Alaskan Command Public Affairs O Scene Camera Operator: SRA Joe Laws, USAF Release Status... more

The Lt. Governor of Alaska, Mr. Loren Leman, observes flight operations from the flight deck aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74).

The Lt. Governor of Alaska, Mr. Loren Leman, observes flight operation...

Gulf of Alaska (Jun. 09, 2004) The Lt. Governor of Alaska, Mr. Loren Leman, observes flight operations from the flight deck aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74). Stennis and emb... more

The Lieutenant Governor of Alaska, Mr. Loren Leman (center), observes flight operations from e flightdeck aboard e Nimitz Class Aircraft Carrier USS JOHN C. STENNIS (CVN 74). STENNIS and embarked Carrier Air Wing 14 (CVW-14) are currently at sea participating in Exercise NORTHERN EDGE 2004 during eir regularly scheduled deployment. Simultaneously STENNIS is one of seven aircraft carriers involved in SUMMER PULSE 2004. SUMMER PULSE 2004 is e simultaneous deployment of seven Carrier Strike Groups (CSG), demonstrating e ability of e Navy to provide credible combat power across e globe, in five eaters wi oer US, Allied, and coalition military forces. SUMMER PULSE 2004 is...

The Lieutenant Governor of Alaska, Mr. Loren Leman (center), observes ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: [Complete] Scene Caption: The Lieutenant Governor of Alaska, Mr. Loren Leman (center), observes flight operations from the flightdeck aboard the Nimitz Cl... more

The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) steams through the calm waters off the coast of Alaska.

The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) steams ...

Gulf of Alaska (Jun. 12, 2004) The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) steams through the calm waters off the coast of Alaska during a late midnight sunset. Stennis and embarked Carrier A... more

The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) steams near the snow capped mountains of the Alaskan coastline.

The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) steams ...

Gulf of Alaska (Jun. 12, 2004) The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) steams near the snow capped mountains of the Alaskan coastline during the late Alaskan sunset. Stennis and embarked ... more

The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) steams through the calm waters off the coast of Alaska.

The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) steams ...

Gulf of Alaska (Jun. 12, 2004) The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) steams through the calm waters off the coast of Alaska during a late midnight sunset. Stennis and embarked Carrier A... more

The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) steams near the snow capped mountains of the Alaskan coastline.

The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) steams ...

Gulf of Alaska (Jun. 12, 2004) The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) steams near the snow capped mountains of the Alaskan coastline at sunset, as an S-3 Viking approaches the ship. Sten... more

Airman Apprentice Kaisa Clark, of Page Ariz., cleans an AIM-9X Sidewinder Air-to-Air Missile.

Airman Apprentice Kaisa Clark, of Page Ariz., cleans an AIM-9X Sidewin...

Gulf of Alaska (Jun. 14, 2004) Airman Apprentice Kaisa Clark, of Page Ariz., cleans an AIM-9X Sidewinder Air-to-Air Missile in the "Bomb Farm" on the flight deck aboard Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C.... more

The Ticonderoga-class guided missile cruiser USS Lake Champlain (CG 57) operates as a plane guard for the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) during flight operations near the Canadian coastline.

The Ticonderoga-class guided missile cruiser USS Lake Champlain (CG 57...

Northern Pacific (Jun. 17, 2004) The Ticonderoga-class guided missile cruiser USS Lake Champlain (CG 57) operates as a plane guard for the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) during fligh... more

Electrician's Mate 3rd Class Nick Thorpe of Stockton, Calif., secures a ventilation motor in a fan room following repair work aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74).

Electrician's Mate 3rd Class Nick Thorpe of Stockton, Calif., secures ...

Pacific Ocean (Jun. 24, 2004) Electrician's Mate 3rd Class Nick Thorpe of Stockton, Calif., secures a ventilation motor in a fan room following repair work aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. S... more

Aviation Ordnanceman Airman Edward Lopez, of Calexico, Calif., transits through the hanger bay with a recoverable exercise torpedo aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74).

Aviation Ordnanceman Airman Edward Lopez, of Calexico, Calif., transit...

Pacific Ocean (Jun. 24, 2004) Aviation Ordnanceman Airman Edward Lopez, of Calexico, Calif., transits through the hanger bay with a recoverable exercise torpedo aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John... more

Seaman Kristin McKee, of Las Vegas, Nev., keeps the ship on a steady course as she receives orders from the Junior Officer of the Deck (JOOD) on the bridge aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74).

Seaman Kristin McKee, of Las Vegas, Nev., keeps the ship on a steady c...

Pacific Ocean (Jun. 24, 2004) Seaman Kristin McKee, of Las Vegas, Nev., keeps the ship on a steady course as she receives orders from the Junior Officer of the Deck (JOOD) on the bridge aboard the Nimitz-class ... more

The Canadian destroyer HMCS Algonquin (DDG 283) is shown underway in close formation with the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) and the guided missile frigate USS Ford (FFG 54).

The Canadian destroyer HMCS Algonquin (DDG 283) is shown underway in c...

Pacific Ocean (Jun. 25, 2004) The Canadian destroyer HMCS Algonquin (DDG 283) is shown underway in close formation with the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) and the guided missile frig... more

Ships from the United States and Canada navigate into formation positions around the US Navy () Nimitz Class Aircraft Carrier USS JOHN C. STENNIS (CVN 74) while underway in the Pacific Ocean during a multi-national photo portrait. Surrounding the STENNIS are: (left clockwise) Oliver Hazard Perry Class Frigate USS FORD (FFG 54); Ticonderoga Class Guided Missile Cruiser USS LAKE CHAMPLAIN (CG 57); Sacramento Class Fast Combat Support S RAINIER (AOE 7); US Coast Guard (USCG) Hamilton Class High Endurance Coast Guard Cutter USCGC RUSH (WHEC 723); Royal Canadian Navy (RCN) Protecteur Class Auxiliary Oil Replenishment Her Majestys Canadian Ship (HMCS) PROTECTEUR (AOR 509);...

Ships from the United States and Canada navigate into formation positi...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: [Complete] Scene Caption: Ships from the United States and Canada navigate into formation positions around the US Navy (USN) Nimitz Class Aircraft Carrier... more

Dental Technician 3rd Class Christopher Williams, from Houston, Texas, adjusts a surgical light during preparations for oral surgery aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74).

Dental Technician 3rd Class Christopher Williams, from Houston, Texas,...

Pacific Ocean (Jun. 25, 2004) Dental Technician 3rd Class Christopher Williams, from Houston, Texas, adjusts a surgical light during preparations for oral surgery aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Jo... more

Seaman Rodolfo Espinoza, from Chicago, Ill., applies gray paint to the overhead of the starboard boat deck aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74).

Seaman Rodolfo Espinoza, from Chicago, Ill., applies gray paint to the...

Pacific Ocean (Jun. 25, 2004) Seaman Rodolfo Espinoza, from Chicago, Ill., applies gray paint to the overhead of the starboard boat deck aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74). Re... more

The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) underway the Pacific Ocean during a multi-national photo exercise.

The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) underwa...

Pacific Ocean (Jun. 25, 2004) The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) underway the Pacific Ocean during a multi-national photo exercise. Canada and the United States participated in the e... more

The Canadian destroyer HMCS Algonquin (DDG 283) is shown underway in close formation with the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74).

The Canadian destroyer HMCS Algonquin (DDG 283) is shown underway in c...

Pacific Ocean (Jun. 25, 2004) The Canadian destroyer HMCS Algonquin (DDG 283) is shown underway in close formation with the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74). Algonquin just completed a... more

The Royal Canadian Navy (RCN) Iroquois Class Destroyer HMCS ALGONQUIN (DDG 283) underway in formation with the US Navy (USN) Nimitz Class Aircraft Carrier USS JOHN C. STENNIS (CVN 74) (left) and RCN Protecteur Class Auxiliary Oil Replenishment Her Majestys Canadian Ship (HMCS) PROTECTEUR (AOR 509) (right). The ALGONQUIN is participating in an eight-ship photo exercise just prior to participation in Rim of the Pacific Exercise (RIMPAC) 2004. RIMPAC is the largest international maritime exercise in the waters around the Hawaiian Islands. This years exercise includes seven participating nations: Australia, Canada, Chile, Japan, South Korea, the United Kingdom and the United States. RIMPAC...

The Royal Canadian Navy (RCN) Iroquois Class Destroyer HMCS ALGONQUIN ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: [Complete] Scene Caption: The Royal Canadian Navy (RCN) Iroquois Class Destroyer HMCS ALGONQUIN (DDG 283) underway in formation with the US Navy (USN) Nim... more

The Royal Canadian Navy (RCN) Iroquois Class Destroyer HMCS ALGONQUIN (DDG 283) underway in close formation with the US Navy (USN) Nimitz Class Aircraft Carrier USS JOHN C. STENNIS (CVN 74) (right) and USN Ticonderoga Class Guided Missile Cruiser USS LAKE CHAMPLAIN (CG 57). The ALGONQUIN is participating in an eight-ship photo exercise just prior to participation in Rim the Pacific Exercise (RIMPAC) 2004. RIMPAC is the largest international maritime exercise in the waters around the Hawaiian Islands. This years exercise includes seven participating nations: Australia, Canada, Chile, Japan, South Korea, the United Kingdom and the United States. RIMPAC enhances the tactical priciency...

The Royal Canadian Navy (RCN) Iroquois Class Destroyer HMCS ALGONQUIN ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: [Complete] Scene Caption: The Royal Canadian Navy (RCN) Iroquois Class Destroyer HMCS ALGONQUIN (DDG 283) underway in close formation with the US Navy (US... more

Gunner's Mate 2nd Class Ben White, from Simi Valley, Calif., fires a shot line from the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) to the guided missile cruiser USS Lake Champlain (CG 57) .

Gunner's Mate 2nd Class Ben White, from Simi Valley, Calif., fires a s...

Pacific Ocean (Jun. 25, 2004) Gunner's Mate 2nd Class Ben White, from Simi Valley, Calif., fires a shot line from the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) to the guided missile cruiser USS... more

An F/A-18E Super Hornet assigned to the Eagles of Strike Fighter Squadron One One Five (VFA-115) launches from one of four steam-powered catapults aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74).

An F/A-18E Super Hornet assigned to the Eagles of Strike Fighter Squad...

Pacific Ocean (Jun. 27, 2004) An F/A-18E Super Hornet assigned to the "Eagles" of Strike Fighter Squadron One One Five (VFA-115) launches from one of four steam-powered catapults aboard the Nimitz-class aircraf... more

An S-3B Viking assigned to the Blue Wolves of Sea Control Squadron Three Five (VS-35) launches from one of four steam-powered catapults aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74).

An S-3B Viking assigned to the Blue Wolves of Sea Control Squadron Thr...

Pacific Ocean (Jun. 27, 2004) An S-3B Viking assigned to the "Blue Wolves" of Sea Control Squadron Three Five (VS-35) launches from one of four steam-powered catapults aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier U... more

An Aviation Boatswain's Mate directs an EA-6B Prowler .

An Aviation Boatswain's Mate directs an EA-6B Prowler .

Pacific Ocean (Jun. 27, 2004) An Aviation Boatswain's Mate directs an EA-6B Prowler assigned to the "Cougars" of Electronic Attack Squadron One Three Nine (VAQ-139) onto one of four steam-powered catapults aboa... more

Flight deck personnel look on as an F-14D Tomcat performs a high-speed fly-by.

Flight deck personnel look on as an F-14D Tomcat performs a high-speed...

Pacific Ocean (Jun. 28, 2004) Flight deck personnel look on as an F-14D Tomcat assigned to the "Tomcatters" of Fighter Squadron Three One (VF-31) performs a high-speed fly-by alongside the Nimitz-class aircraft... more

US Navy (USN) Flightdeck personnel look on as a USN F-14D Tomcat, Fighter Squadron Three One (VF-31), Tomcatters, performs a high-speed fly-by alongside the Nimitz Class Aircraft Carrier USS JOHN C. STENNIS (CVN 74). The STENNIS and Carrier Air Wg 14 (CVW-14) are takg part Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) 2004. RIMPAC is the largest ternational maritime exercise the waters around the Hawaiian Islands. This years exercise cludes seven participatg nations; Australia, Canada, Chile, Japan, South Korea, the United Kgdom and the United States. RIMPAC enhances the tactical proficiency of participatg units a wide array of combed operations at sea, while enhancg stability...

US Navy (USN) Flightdeck personnel look on as a USN F-14D Tomcat, Figh...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: [Complete] Scene Caption: US Navy (USN) Flightdeck personnel look on as a USN F-14D Tomcat, Fighter Squadron Three One (VF-31), Tomcatters, performs a hig... more

An F/A-18C Hornet lands on the flight deck aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74).

An F/A-18C Hornet lands on the flight deck aboard the Nimitz-class air...

Pacific Ocean (Jun. 28, 2004) An F/A-18C Hornet assigned to the "Fist of the Fleet" of Strike Fighter Squadron Two Five (VFA-25) lands on the flight deck aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Ste... more

Tugboats assist the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis CVN 74.

Tugboats assist the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis ...

Naval Station Pearl Harbor, Hawaii (Jun. 29, 2004) Tugboats assist the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) to the pier during a port call to Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. Stennis is visiting Pear... more

Sailors aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) render honors as they pass the USS Arizona Memorial.

Sailors aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (...

Naval Station Pearl Harbor, Hawaii (Jun. 29, 2004) Sailors aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) render honors as they pass the USS Arizona Memorial in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. Sten... more

The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis arrives in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii.

The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis arrives in Pearl...

Naval Station Pearl Harbor, Hawaii (Jun. 29, 2004) The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis arrives in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. Stennis and Carrier Air Wing Fourteen (CVW-14) are taking part in Rim of... more

US Navy (USN) Sailors man the rails on board the Nimitz Class Aircraft Carrier USS JOHN C. STENNIS (CVN 74) as the ship prepares to pass the memorial battleship USS Missouri (BB 63) and the USS Arizona (BB 39) Memorial in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii (HI). Ford Island is in the background. The STENNIS is visiting Pearl Harbor to take part in Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) 2004. RIMPAC is the largest international maritime exercise in the waters around the Hawaiian Islands. This years exercise includes seven participating nations: Australia, Canada, Chile, Japan, South Korea, the United Kingdom and the United States. RIMPAC is intended to enhance the tactical proficiency of participating units in a...

US Navy (USN) Sailors man the rails on board the Nimitz Class Aircraft...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: [Complete] Scene Caption: US Navy (USN) Sailors man the rails on board the Nimitz Class Aircraft Carrier USS JOHN C. STENNIS (CVN 74) as the ship prepares... more

Sailors  man the rails  aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis CVN 74.

Sailors man the rails aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS J...

Pacific Ocean (Jun. 29, 2004) Sailors "man the rails" aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) as she passes the battleship USS Missouri and the USS Arizona Memorial in Pearl Harbor... more

Sailors man the rails aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis CVN 74.

Sailors man the rails aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Joh...

Pearl Harbor, Hawaii (Jun. 29, 2004) Sailors "man the rails" aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) as she arrives in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. Stennis and Carrier Air Wing Fourteen (... more

Several tugboats assist the US Navy (USN) Nimitz class Aircraft Carrier USS JOHN C. STENNIS (CVN 74) to the Navy Supply Depot pier during a port call to the Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard, Hawaii (HI). The USN Amphibious Assault Ship USS TARAWA (LHA 1) is immediately in the background and a USN Whidbey Island LSD 41 Class Dock Landing Ship is in the next pier. The STENNIS is visiting Pearl Harbor to take part in Rim of the Pacific (AC) 2004. AC is the largest international maritime exercise in the waters around the Hawaiian Islands. This years exercise includes seven participating nations: Australia, Canada, Chile, Japan, South Korea, the United Kingdom and the United States....

Several tugboats assist the US Navy (USN) Nimitz class Aircraft Carrie...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: [Complete] Scene Caption: Several tugboats assist the US Navy (USN) Nimitz class Aircraft Carrier USS JOHN C. STENNIS (CVN 74) to the Navy Supply Depot pi... more

Sailors man the rails aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) as she arrives in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii.

Sailors man the rails aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Joh...

Naval Station Pearl Harbor, Hawaii (Jun. 29, 2004) Sailors "man the rails" aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) as she arrives in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. Stennis and Carrier Air W... more

A Sailor mans the rails as the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) sails past the USS Arizona Memorial.

A Sailor mans the rails as the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John ...

Naval Station Pearl Harbor, Hawaii (Jun. 29, 2004) A Sailor "mans the rails" as the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) sails past the USS Arizona Memorial in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. Stenni... more

The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis arrives in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii.

The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis arrives in Pearl...

Naval Station Pearl Harbor, Hawaii (Jun. 29, 2004) The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis arrives in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. Stennis and Carrier Air Wing Fourteen (CVW-14) are taking part in Rim of... more

Sailors man the rails aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) as she arrives in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii.

Sailors man the rails aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Joh...

Naval Station Pearl Harbor, Hawaii (Jun. 29, 2004) Sailors "man the rails" aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) as she arrives in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. Stennis and Carrier Air W... more

Naval ships from seven participating nations lie pier side at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii (HI), awaiting the start of Exercise RIM OF THE PACIFIC (RIMPAC) 2004 at Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard. Identifiable ships are, clock wise left, the US Navy (USN) Nimitz Class Aircraft Carrier USS JOHN C. STENNIS (CVN 74), the USN Amphibious Assault Ship USS TARAWA (LHA 1), and a USN Whidbey Island LSD 41 Class Dock Landing Ship, plus the memorial battleship USS Missouri (BB 63) (foreground) and the battleship USS Arizona (BB 39) Memorial. RIMPAC is the largest international maritime exercise in the waters around the Hawaiian Islands. This years exercise includes seven participating nations: Australia,...

Naval ships from seven participating nations lie pier side at Pearl Ha...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: [Complete] Scene Caption: Naval ships from seven participating nations lie pier side at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii (HI), awaiting the start of Exercise RIM OF T... more

A night exposure of the US Navy (USN) Nimitz Class Aircraft Carrier USS JOHN C. STENNIS (CVN 74) sitting pier side in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. The STENNIS and Carrier Air Wing 14 (CVW-14) are taking part in Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) 2004. RIMPAC is the largest international maritime exercise in the waters around the Hawaiian Islands. This years exercise includes seven participating nations: Australia, Canada, Chile, Japan, South Korea, the United Kingdom and the United States. RIMPAC enhances the tactical proficiency of participating units in a wide array of combined operations at sea, while enhancing stability in the Pacific Rim region

A night exposure of the US Navy (USN) Nimitz Class Aircraft Carrier US...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: RIMPAC 2004 Base: Naval Station, Pearl Harbor State: Hawaii (HI) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Major Command... more

 The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis CVN 74 sits pier side in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii.

The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis CVN 74 sits pie...

Pearl Harbor, Hawaii (Jul. 04, 2004) The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) sits pier side in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. Stennis and Carrier Air Wing Fourteen (CVW-14) are taking part in Rim ... more

The sun sets behind the US Navy (USN) Nimitz Class Aircraft Carrier USS JOHN C. STENNIS (CVN 74) as she sits pier side in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. The STENNIS and Carrier Air Wing 14 (CVW-14) are taking part in Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) 2004. RIMPAC is the largest international maritime exercise in the waters around the Hawaiian Islands. This years exercise includes seven participating nations: Australia, Canada, Chile, Japan, South Korea, the United Kingdom and the United States. RIMPAC enhances the tactical proficiency of participating units in a wide array of combined operations at sea, while enhancing stability in the Pacific Rim region

The sun sets behind the US Navy (USN) Nimitz Class Aircraft Carrier US...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: RIMPAC 2004 Base: Naval Station, Pearl Harbor State: Hawaii (HI) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Major Command... more

The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis CVN 74 departs Pearl Harbor, Hawaii.

The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis CVN 74 departs P...

Pearl Harbor, Hawaii (Jul. 06, 2004) The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) departs Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. Stennis and Carrier Air Wing Fourteen (CVW-14) are taking part in Rim of the Pac... more

Stern on view of the US Navy (USN) Nimitz Class Aircraft Carrier USS JOHN C. STENNIS (CVN 74) steaming out of Pearl Harbor on her way out to sea. Waipio Point is to the right near foreground. The STENNIS and Carrier Air Wing Fourteen (CVW-14) are taking part in the multi-national maritime Exercise RIM OF THE PACIFIC 2004 (RIMPAC). RIMPAC is the largest international maritime exercise in the waters around the Hawaiian Islands. This years exercise includes seven nations: Australia, Canada, Chile, Japan, South Korea, United Kingdom and United States. RIMPAC is intended to enhance the tactical proficiency of participating units in a wide array of combined operations at sea, while enhancing...

Stern on view of the US Navy (USN) Nimitz Class Aircraft Carrier USS J...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: [Complete] Scene Caption: Stern on view of the US Navy (USN) Nimitz Class Aircraft Carrier USS JOHN C. STENNIS (CVN 74) steaming out of Pearl Harbor on he... more

An SH-60F Seahawk assigned to the Black Knights of Helicopter Anti-Submarine Squadron Four HS-4 flies as channel guard for the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis CVN 74.

An SH-60F Seahawk assigned to the Black Knights of Helicopter Anti-Sub...

Pearl Harbor, Hawaii (Jul. 06, 2004) An SH-60F Seahawk assigned to the "Black Knights" of Helicopter Anti-Submarine Squadron Four (HS-4) flies as channel guard for the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. ... more

The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis CVN 74 steams out of Pearl Harbor, Hawaii.

The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis CVN 74 steams ou...

Pearl Harbor, Hawaii (Jul. 06, 2004) The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) steams out of Pearl Harbor, Hawaii on her way out to sea. Stennis and Carrier Air Wing Fourteen (CVW-14) are t... more

The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis CVN 74 departs Pearl Harbor, Hawaii.

The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis CVN 74 departs P...

Pearl Harbor, Hawaii (Jul. 06, 2004) The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) departs Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. Stennis and Carrier Air Wing Fourteen (CVW-14) are taking part in Rim of the Pac... more

The US Navy (USN) Nimitz Class Aircraft Carrier USS JOHN C. STENNIS (CVN 74) departs the Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard, Hawaii (HI). The STENNIS and Carrier Air Wing Fourteen (CVW-14) are taking part in Exercise RIM OF THE PACIFIC (RIMPAC) 2004, during her scheduled deployment supporting the Navy's new fleet response plan (FRP) SUMMER PULSE 2004. RIMPAC is the largest international maritime exercise in the waters around the Hawaiian Islands. This years exercise includes seven participating nations: Australia, Canada, Chile, Japan, South Korea, United Kingdom and United States. RIMPAC is intended to enhance the tactical proficiency of participating units in a wide array of combined...

The US Navy (USN) Nimitz Class Aircraft Carrier USS JOHN C. STENNIS (C...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: [Complete] Scene Caption: The US Navy (USN) Nimitz Class Aircraft Carrier USS JOHN C. STENNIS (CVN 74) departs the Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard, Hawaii (HI... more

A South Korean pilot gives a "thumbs up", after landing on the flightdeck of the US Navy (USN) Nimitz Class Aircraft Carrier USS JOHN C. STENNIS (CVN 74). This marks the first time in history that a Korean aircraft, of any kind, landed onboard STENNIS. The STENNIS and Carrier Air Wing Fourteen (CVW-14) are taking part in the multi-national maritime exercise Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) 2004. RIMPAC is the largest international maritime exercise in the waters around the Hawaiian Islands. This years exercise includes seven participating nations: Australia, Canada, Chile, Japan, South Korea, the United Kingdom and the United States. RIMPAC enhances the tactical proficiency of participating...

A South Korean pilot gives a "thumbs up", after landing on the flightd...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: [Complete] Scene Caption: A South Korean pilot gives a "thumbs up", after landing on the flightdeck of the US Navy (USN) Nimitz Class Aircraft Carrier USS... more

The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) passes the USS Missouri memorial as it arrives in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii.

The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) passes ...

Naval Station Pearl Harbor, Hawaii (Jul. 22, 2004) The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) passes the USS Missouri memorial as it arrives in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. The Stennis and Carrier ... more

The US Navy (USN) Nimitz Class Aircraft Carrier USS JOHN C. STENNIS (CVN 74) passes the battleship USS ARIZONA (BB 39) monument and her memorial plaque on Ford Island as the carrier arrives at Pearl Harbor. The STENNIS and Carrier Air Wing 14 (CVW 14) are taking part in Exercise Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) 2004. RIMPAC is the largest international maritime exercise in the waters around the Hawaiian Islands. This years exercise includes seven participating nations: Australia, Canada, Chile, Japan, South Korea, the United Kingdom and the United States. RIMPAC is intended to enhance the tactical proficiency of participating units in a wide array of combined operations at sea, while...

The US Navy (USN) Nimitz Class Aircraft Carrier USS JOHN C. STENNIS (C...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: [Complete] Scene Caption: The US Navy (USN) Nimitz Class Aircraft Carrier USS JOHN C. STENNIS (CVN 74) passes the battleship USS ARIZONA (BB 39) monument ... more

Sailors aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) render honors to the USS Arizona Memorial as it arrives in Pearl Harbor after participating in RIMPAC 2004.

Sailors aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (...

Pearl Harbor, Hawaii (Jul. 22, 2004) Sailors aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) render honors to the USS Arizona Memorial as it arrives in Pearl Harbor after participating in ... more

The US Navy (USN) Nimitz Class Aircraft Carrier USS JOHN C. STENNIS (CVN 74) passes the battleship USS ARIZONA (BB 39) memorial as it arrives at Pearl Harbor. The STENNIS and Carrier Air Wing 14 (CVW 14) are taking part in Exercise Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) 2004. RIMPAC is the largest international maritime exercise in the waters around the Hawaiian Islands. This years exercise includes seven participating nations: Australia, Canada, Chile, Japan, South Korea, the United Kingdom and the United States. RIMPAC is intended to enhance the tactical proficiency of participating units in a wide array of combined operations at sea, while enhancing stability in the Pacific Rim region

The US Navy (USN) Nimitz Class Aircraft Carrier USS JOHN C. STENNIS (C...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Pearl Harbor State: Hawaii (HI) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH2 John F. Looney, Usn Release Status: Released ... more

 Tugboats help the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) moor as it arrives in Pearl Harbor after participating in RIMPAC 2004.

Tugboats help the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (...

Pearl Harbor, Hawaii (Jul. 22, 2004) Tugboats help the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) moor as it arrives in Pearl Harbor after participating in RIMPAC 2004. RIMPAC is the largest int... more

Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) with Carrier Air Wing Fourteen (CVW-14) pulled into Sasebo, Japan, for a scheduled port visit during their Western Pacific deployment.

Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) with Carrie...

Sasebo, Japan (Aug. 21, 2004) Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) with Carrier Air Wing Fourteen (CVW-14) pulled into Sasebo, Japan, for a scheduled port visit during their Western Pacifi... more

The US Navy (USN) Nimitz Class Aircraft Carrier USS JOHN C. STENNIS (CVN 74) picks up speed as she steams through the Pacific Ocean. The STENNIS and Carrier Air Wing 14 (CVW-14) are at sea on a regularly scheduled deployment conducting exercises in the Western Pacific

The US Navy (USN) Nimitz Class Aircraft Carrier USS JOHN C. STENNIS (C...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Pacific Ocean (POC) Scene Camera Operator: PHAN Randi R. Brown, Usn Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photog... more

The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) steams in formation.

The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) steams ...

Pacific Ocean (Aug. 25, 2004) The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) steams in formation with the military sealift command fast combat support ship USNS Rainier (T-AOE 7), guided missile... more

The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) steams in formation.

The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) steams ...

Pacific Ocean (Aug. 25, 2004) The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) steams in formation with the military sealift command fast combat support ship USNS Rainier (T-AOE 7), top, and Japan... more

The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) steams in formation.

The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) steams ...

Pacific Ocean (Aug. 25, 2004) The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) steams in formation with the military sealift command fast combat support ship USNS Rainier (T-AOE 7), guided missile... more

The Nimitz Class Aircraft Carrier USS JOHN C. STENNIS (CVN 74) (center) steams in formation with the Military Sealift Command (MSC) Fast Combat Support Ship USNS RAINIER (T-AOE 7) (rear), and Japanese Self-defense Force warship JDS MAYOKO (DD 175), off the coast Japan. STENNIS and Carrier Air Wing Fourteen (CVW-14) are at sea on a regularly scheduled deployment conducting exercises in the Western Pacific

The Nimitz Class Aircraft Carrier USS JOHN C. STENNIS (CVN 74) (center...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Pacific Ocean (POC) Scene Camera Operator: PHAN Randi R. Brown, Usn Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photog... more

The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) picks up speed as she steams through the Pacific Ocean.

The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) picks u...

Pacific Ocean (Aug. 25, 2004) The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) picks up speed as she steams through the Pacific Ocean. Stennis and Carrier Air Wing Fourteen (CVW-14) are at sea on ... more

Commander, Carrier Group Seven, Rear Adm. Patrick M. Walsh, speaks to Sailors assigned to the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) while surrounded by children and staff from the Ampang special children's society .

Commander, Carrier Group Seven, Rear Adm. Patrick M. Walsh, speaks to ...

Port Kelang, Malaysia (Sep. 03, 2004) Commander, Carrier Group Seven, Rear Adm. Patrick M. Walsh, speaks to Sailors assigned to the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) while surrounded by... more

 Sailors assigned to the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) participate in a cultural dance on the pier in Port Kelang, Malaysia.

Sailors assigned to the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Ste...

Port Kelang, Malaysia (Sep. 04, 2004) Sailors assigned to the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) participate in a cultural dance on the pier in Port Kelang, Malaysia, during a scheduled ... more

An HH-60H Seahawk keeps an eye on a nearby vessel while a waterspout takes form off the coast of Malaysia.

An HH-60H Seahawk keeps an eye on a nearby vessel while a waterspout t...

South China Sea (Sep. 05, 2004) An HH-60H Seahawk assigned to the "Black Knights" of Helicopter Anti-Submarine Squadron Four (HS-4) keeps an eye on a nearby vessel while a waterspout takes form off the coast of... more

An Aviation Boatswain's Mate aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74), maneuvers a specially painted tow tractor across the flight deck.

An Aviation Boatswain's Mate aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier ...

South China Sea (Sep. 06, 2004) An Aviation Boatswain's Mate aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74), maneuvers a specially painted tow tractor across the flight deck during a brea... more

An E-2C Hawkeye heads skyward after launching from the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74).

An E-2C Hawkeye heads skyward after launching from the Nimitz-class ai...

South China Sea (Sep. 06, 2004) An E-2C Hawkeye assigned to the "Black Eagles" of Carrier Airborne Early Warning Squadron One One Three (VAW-113) heads skyward after launching from the Nimitz-class aircraft car... more

Electronics Technician 3rd Class James Smith, of Demopolis, Ala., runs a diagnostic test on the AN/SPS-49 air search radar aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74).

Electronics Technician 3rd Class James Smith, of Demopolis, Ala., runs...

South China Sea (Sep. 08, 2004) Electronics Technician 3rd Class James Smith, of Demopolis, Ala., runs a diagnostic test on the AN/SPS-49 air search radar aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. St... more

Fireman Marcus Santos repairs the end of a copper pipe prior to soldering it back into place aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74).

Fireman Marcus Santos repairs the end of a copper pipe prior to solder...

South China Sea (Sep. 09, 2004) Fireman Marcus Santos repairs the end of a copper pipe prior to soldering it back into place aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74). Stennis and em... more

A US Navy (USN) F/A-18C Hornet, Strike Fighter Squadron 113 (VFA-113 Stingers), Carrier Air Wing 14 (CVW 14), catapults off the flight deck of the Nimitz Class Aircraft Carrier USS JOHN C. STENNIS (CVN 74), while currently participating in a scheduled deployment in the Western Pacific Ocean

A US Navy (USN) F/A-18C Hornet, Strike Fighter Squadron 113 (VFA-113 S...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) Scene Camera Operator: PH3 Mark J. Rebilas, Usn Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital ... more

An Aviation Boatswain's Mate stretches a fuel hose across the flight deck aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis.

An Aviation Boatswain's Mate stretches a fuel hose across the flight d...

South China Sea (Sep. 09, 2004) An Aviation Boatswain's Mate stretches a fuel hose across the flight deck aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) during continuous preparations for... more

An F/A-18E Super Hornet makes an arrested landing at dusk aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74).

An F/A-18E Super Hornet makes an arrested landing at dusk aboard the N...

South China Sea (Sep. 09, 2004) An F/A-18E Super Hornet assigned to the "Eagles" of Strike Fighter Squadron One One Five (VFA-115) makes an arrested landing at dusk aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS ... more

 An SH-60F Seahawk prepares to land on the flight deck aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74).

An SH-60F Seahawk prepares to land on the flight deck aboard the Nimi...

South China Sea (Sep. 09, 2004) An SH-60F Seahawk assigned to the "Black Knights" of Helicopter Anti-Submarine Squadron Four (HS-4) prepares to land on the flight deck aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier U... more

An Aviation Boatswain's Mate gives a thumbs up indicating the successful completion of a launch cycle on the flight deck aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74).

An Aviation Boatswain's Mate gives a thumbs up indicating the successf...

South China Sea (Sep. 12, 2004) An Aviation Boatswain's Mate gives a thumbs up indicating the successful completion of a launch cycle on the flight deck aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Sten... more

An E-2C Hawkeye takes flight after launching from the flight deck aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74).

An E-2C Hawkeye takes flight after launching from the flight deck aboa...

South China Sea (Sep. 12, 2004) An E-2C Hawkeye assigned to the "Black Eagles" of Carrier Airborne Early Warning Squadron One One Three (VAW-113), takes flight after launching from the flight deck aboard the Ni... more

Cmdr. Michael Parisi of Paterson, N.J., conducts mid-day Catholic Mass in the ship's chapel for the crew members aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74).

Cmdr. Michael Parisi of Paterson, N.J., conducts mid-day Catholic Mass...

South China Sea (Sep. 13, 2004) Cmdr. Michael Parisi of Paterson, N.J., conducts mid-day Catholic Mass in the ship's chapel for the crew members aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN... more

Two HH-60H Seahawks sit chained to the flight deck aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) at the conclusion of night flight operations.

Two HH-60H Seahawks sit chained to the flight deck aboard the Nimitz-c...

South China Sea (Sep. 14, 2004) Two HH-60H Seahawks assigned to the "Black Knights" of Helicopter Anti-Submarine Squadron Four (HS-4), sit chained to the flight deck aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS... more

The aircrew of an F-14D Tomcat try to relax while standing the Alert Seven watch.

The aircrew of an F-14D Tomcat try to relax while standing the Alert S...

South China Sea (Sep. 14, 2004) The aircrew of an F-14D Tomcat assigned to the "Tomcatters" of Fighter Squadron Three One (VF-31), try to relax while standing the Alert Seven watch, aboard the Nimitz-class airc... more

Aviation Machinist's Mate 3rd Class Juan Bedoya of White Plains, N.Y., cleans the canopy of an F-14D Tomcat.

Aviation Machinist's Mate 3rd Class Juan Bedoya of White Plains, N.Y.,...

Indian Ocean (Sep. 19, 2004) Aviation Machinist's Mate 3rd Class Juan Bedoya of White Plains, N.Y., cleans the canopy of an F-14D Tomcat assigned to the "Tomcatters" of Fighter Squadron Three One (VF-31) on the... more

An F/A-18C Hornet approaches the flight deck of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) for an arrested landing.

An F/A-18C Hornet approaches the flight deck of the Nimitz-class aircr...

Indian Ocean (Sep. 20, 2004) An F/A-18C Hornet approaches the flight deck of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) for an arrested landing. Stennis and embarked Carrier Air Wing Fourtee... more

A plane captain washes an HH-60H Seahawk.

A plane captain washes an HH-60H Seahawk.

Indian Ocean (Sep. 20, 2004) A plane captain washes an HH-60H Seahawk assigned to the "Black Knights" of Helicopter Anti-Submarine Squadron Four (HS-4) on the flight deck aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrie... more

EA-6B Prowlers  fly in formation above the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74).

EA-6B Prowlers fly in formation above the Nimitz-class aircraft carri...

Indian Ocean (Sep. 21, 2004) EA-6B Prowlers assigned to the "Cougars" of Electronic Attack Squadron One Three Nine (VAQ-139), fly in formation above the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74... more

Sparks fly from the tail hook of an F/A-18C Hornet  as full power is applied after making a bolter aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74).

Sparks fly from the tail hook of an F/A-18C Hornet as full power is a...

Indian Ocean (Sep. 21, 2004) Sparks fly from the tailhook of an F/A-18C Hornet assigned to the "Fist of the Fleet" of Strike Fighter Squadron Two Five (VFA-25) as full power is applied after making a "bolter" a... more

An Aviation Boatswain's Mate keeps a watchful eye on the flight deck as an F/A-18C Hornet launches.

An Aviation Boatswain's Mate keeps a watchful eye on the flight deck a...

Indian Ocean (Sep. 24, 2004) An Aviation Boatswain's Mate keeps a watchful eye on the flight deck as an F/A-18C Hornet assigned to the "Fist of the Fleet" of Strike Fighter Squadron Two Five (VFA-25), launches ... more