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The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) departs Naval Station Norfolk.

The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) departs Nav...

NORFOLK (Jan. 12, 2009) The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) departs Naval Station Norfolk. Carl Vinson is underway following a four-year refueling and complex overhaul to take part in Sou... more

Quartermaster 2nd Class Candice Stone hoists a signal flag as the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) prepares to get underway.

Quartermaster 2nd Class Candice Stone hoists a signal flag as the Nimi...

NORFOLK (Jan. 12, 2010) Quartermaster 2nd Class Candice Stone hoists a signal flag as the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) prepares to get underway. Carl Vinson is underway following a fou... more

Watch Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) wtch the ship get underway.

Watch Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) wtch the ...

NORFOLK (Jan. 12, 2010) Operations Specialist 3rd Class Jesus Rangel and Operations Specialist 3rd Class Sharlyn Bayonne stand bridge watch as the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) departs ... more

The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) departs Naval Station Norfolk.

The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) departs Nav...

NORFOLK (Jan. 12, 2010) The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) departs Naval Station Norfolk. Carl Vinson is underway following a four-year refueling and complex overhaul to take part in Sou... more

An SH-60F Sea Hawk helicopter assigned to the Dusty Dogs of Helicopter Antisubmarine Squadron (HS) 7 lands aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

An SH-60F Sea Hawk helicopter assigned to the Dusty Dogs of Helicopter...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 01, 2010) An SH-60F Sea Hawk helicopter assigned to the Dusty Dogs of Helicopter Antisubmarine Squadron (HS) 7 lands aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Carl ... more

Flight deck crew members aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) perform a foreign object and debris walk down before a refueling at sea.

Flight deck crew members aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS ...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 02, 2010) Flight deck crew members aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) perform a foreign object and debris walk down before a refueling at sea. Carl Vinson is ... more

Chief Warrant Officer Timothy Lindley, from Waco, TX, shoots a shot line to the guided-missile cruiser USS Bunker Hill (CG 52) from the Nimitz-Class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

Chief Warrant Officer Timothy Lindley, from Waco, TX, shoots a shot li...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 02, 2010) Chief Warrant Officer Timothy Lindley, from Waco, TX, shoots a shot line to the guided-missile cruiser USS Bunker Hill (CG 52) from the Nimitz-Class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vins... more

he guided-missile cruiser USS Bunker Hill (CG 52) pulls alongside the Nimitz-Class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) for a refueling at sea. Carl Vinson is taking part in Southern Seas 2010.

he guided-missile cruiser USS Bunker Hill (CG 52) pulls alongside the ...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 02, 2010) The guided-missile cruiser USS Bunker Hill (CG 52) pulls alongside the Nimitz-Class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) for a refueling at sea. Carl Vinson is taking part in... more

 Sailor aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) heaves a line during a replenishment-at-sea with the guided-missile cruiser USS Bunker Hill (CG 52).

Sailor aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN ...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 02, 2010) A Sailor aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) heaves a line during a replenishment-at-sea with the guided-missile cruiser USS Bunker Hill (CG 52). Car... more

The guided-missile cruiser USS Bunker Hill (CG 52) performs maneuvers with the littoral combat ship USS Freedom (LCS 1) and the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

The guided-missile cruiser USS Bunker Hill (CG 52) performs maneuvers ...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 04, 2010) The guided-missile cruiser USS Bunker Hill (CG 52) performs maneuvers with the littoral combat ship USS Freedom (LCS 1) and the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN ... more

An F/A-18 Super Hornet assigned to the Sunliners of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 81 launches from the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

An F/A-18 Super Hornet assigned to the Sunliners of Strike Fighter Squ...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 04, 2010) An F/A-18 Super Hornet assigned to the Sunliners of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 81 launches from the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Carl Vinson is takin... more

Sailors assigned to the navigation department of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) use a statometer to plot the distance to the guided-missile cruiser USS Bunker Hill (CG 52).

Sailors assigned to the navigation department of the Nimitz-class airc...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 04, 2010) Sailors assigned to the navigation department of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) use a statometer to plot the distance to the guided-missile cruiser USS... more

Boatswain's Mate Seaman Marcus Dronet, from Lake Charles, La., assigned to the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70), heaves a line during a replenishment-at-sea.

Boatswain's Mate Seaman Marcus Dronet, from Lake Charles, La., assigne...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 04, 2010) Boatswain's Mate Seaman Marcus Dronet, from Lake Charles, La., assigned to the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70), heaves a line during a replenishment-at-sea ... more

F/A-18 Super Hornets assigned to the Sunliners of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 81 move into position aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

F/A-18 Super Hornets assigned to the Sunliners of Strike Fighter Squad...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 04, 2010) F/A-18 Super Hornets assigned to the Sunliners of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 81 move into position aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Carl Vinso... more

An F/A-18 Super Hornet assigned to the Sunliners of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 81 prepares to land aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

An F/A-18 Super Hornet assigned to the Sunliners of Strike Fighter Squ...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 04, 2010) An F/A-18 Super Hornet assigned to the Sunliners of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 81 prepares to land aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Carl Vinso... more

Flight deck control members aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) direct an F/A-18 Super Hornet assigned to the Sunliners of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 81.

Flight deck control members aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier U...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 04, 2010) Flight deck control members aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) direct an F/A-18 Super Hornet assigned to the Sunliners of Strike Fighter Squadron (V... more

The aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) transits into the St. Johns River to Naval Station Mayport.

The aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) transits into the St. Jo...

MAYPORT, Fla. (Feb. 06, 2010) The aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) transits into the St. Johns River to Naval Station Mayport. Carl Vinson is taking part in Southern Seas 2010 as part of a scheduled ho... more

Quartermaster 2nd Class Candice Stone plots the course of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

Quartermaster 2nd Class Candice Stone plots the course of the Nimitz-c...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 09, 2010) Quartermaster 2nd Class Candice Stone plots the course of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Carl Vinson is taking part in Southern Seas 2010 as part of a... more

The Military Sealift Command fleet replenishment oiler USNS Leroy Grumman (T-AO 195) sends fuel lines over to the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) during a refueling-at-sea.

The Military Sealift Command fleet replenishment oiler USNS Leroy Grum...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 09, 2010) The Military Sealift Command fleet replenishment oiler USNS Leroy Grumman (T-AO 195) sends fuel lines over to the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) during a r... more

Fuel lines from the Military Sealift Command fleet replenishment oiler USNS Leroy Grumman (T-AO 195) are sent across cables to the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

Fuel lines from the Military Sealift Command fleet replenishment oiler...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 09, 2010) Fuel lines from the Military Sealift Command fleet replenishment oiler USNS Leroy Grumman (T-AO 195) are sent across cables to the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (C... more

The guided-missile destroyer USS Laboon (DDG 58) pulls alongside the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) during a refueling-at-sea.

The guided-missile destroyer USS Laboon (DDG 58) pulls alongside the N...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 09, 2010) The guided-missile destroyer USS Laboon (DDG 58) pulls alongside the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) during a refueling-at-sea. Carl Vinson is taking part i... more

Senior Chief Quartermaster J.J. Meyers, from Bermudian, Pa., raises a Romeo signal flag aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

Senior Chief Quartermaster J.J. Meyers, from Bermudian, Pa., raises a ...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 09, 2010) Senior Chief Quartermaster J.J. Meyers, from Bermudian, Pa., raises a Romeo signal flag aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) during a refueling-at-sea... more

Waves crash against the hull of the Military Sealift Command fleet replenishment oiler USNS Leroy Grumman (T-AO 195) during a refueling-at-sea with the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

Waves crash against the hull of the Military Sealift Command fleet rep...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 09, 2010) Waves crash against the hull of the Military Sealift Command fleet replenishment oiler USNS Leroy Grumman (T-AO 195) during a refueling-at-sea with the Nimitz-class aircraft carri... more

Sailors from the weapons department aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) fire a shot line to the Military Sealift Command fleet replenishment oiler USNS Leroy Grumman (T-AO 195).

Sailors from the weapons department aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft c...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 09, 2010) Sailors from the weapons department aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) fire a shot line to the Military Sealift Command fleet replenishment oiler US... more

Sailors use computers in the Learning Media Resource Center to check personal email aboard the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

Sailors use computers in the Learning Media Resource Center to check p...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 10, 2010) Sailors use computers in the Learning Media Resource Center to check personal email aboard the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Carl Vinson is taking part in Southern Se... more

Jet launches from USS Carl Vinson.

Jet launches from USS Carl Vinson.

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 11, 2010) An F/A-18 Super Hornet assigned to the Sunliners of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 81 launches from the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Carl Vinson is takin... more

Rainbow sideboys render honors to Rear Adm. Anatolio Cruz.

Rainbow sideboys render honors to Rear Adm. Anatolio Cruz.

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 12, 2010) Rainbow sideboys render honors to Rear Adm. Anatolio Cruz, deputy commander of U.S. 4th Fleet, on the flight deck of the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).... more

Sailors give a thumbs up for a completed routine check before launching an F/A-18 Super Hornet aboard USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

Sailors give a thumbs up for a completed routine check before launchin...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 12, 2010) Sailors give a thumbs up for a completed routine check before launching an F/A-18 Super Hornet assigned to the Sunliners of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 81 aboard the aircraft ca... more

A weight board operator displays the weight of an FA-18 Super Hornet.

A weight board operator displays the weight of an FA-18 Super Hornet.

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 12, 2010) A weight board operator displays the weight of an FA-18 Super Hornet on the flight deck of the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Carl Vinson is currently ... more

A flight deck shooter signals an F/A-18 Super Hornet for takeoff from USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

A flight deck shooter signals an F/A-18 Super Hornet for takeoff from ...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 12, 2010) A flight deck shooter signals an F/A-18 Super Hornet assigned to the Sunliners of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 81 for takeoff from the flight deck of the Nimitz-class aircraft ca... more

wo F/A-18E Super Hornets assigned to the Sunliners of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 81 fly in formation over the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

wo F/A-18E Super Hornets assigned to the Sunliners of Strike Fighter S...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 13, 2010) Two F/A-18E Super Hornets assigned to the Sunliners of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 81 fly in formation over the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Carl Vins... more

An F/A-18E Super Hornet assigned to the Sunliners of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 81 performs a high-speed turn over the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

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

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 13, 2010) An F/A-18E Super Hornet assigned to the Sunliners of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 81 performs a high-speed turn over the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). C... more

Capt. Bruce H. Lindsey, commanding officer of the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70),

Capt. Bruce H. Lindsey, commanding officer of the aircraft carrier USS...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 14, 2010) Capt. Bruce H. Lindsey, commanding officer of the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70), holds an all-hands call in the ship's hangar bay. Carl Vinson is taking part in Operat... more

An explosive ordnance disposal technician receives firearms training during a live-fire exercise aboard the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70)

An explosive ordnance disposal technician receives firearms training d...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 14, 2010) An explosive ordnance disposal technician receives firearms training during a live-fire exercise aboard the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Carl Vinson is taking part i... more

A member of the Explosive Ordnance Disposal Mobile Unit Group (EODMUG) 3 suspends an American flag from an SH-60F Sea Hawk helicopter.

A member of the Explosive Ordnance Disposal Mobile Unit Group (EODMUG)...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 16, 2010) A member of the Explosive Ordnance Disposal Mobile Unit Group (EODMUG) 3 suspends an American flag from an SH-60F Sea Hawk helicopter flying over the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier... more

Sailors assigned to the V-2 division of the air department aboard the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) cheer as Canadian Army chaplain Rory Macdonald runs aboard the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier.

Sailors assigned to the V-2 division of the air department aboard the ...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 16, 2010) Sailors assigned to the V-2 division of the air department aboard the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) cheer as Canadian Army chaplain Rory Macdonald runs aboard the nucl... more

F/A-18 Super Hornets fly in formation.

F/A-18 Super Hornets fly in formation.

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 16, 2010) F/A-18 Super Hornets assigned to the Sunliners of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 81, lead by an E-2C Hawkeye, fly in formation near the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinso... more

A search and rescue swimmer is lowered from an SH-60F Sea Hawk helicopter.

A search and rescue swimmer is lowered from an SH-60F Sea Hawk helicop...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 16, 2010) A search and rescue swimmer is lowered from an SH-60F Sea Hawk helicopter flying near the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) during a flight demonstration. Car... more

An F/A-18F Super Hornet flies near USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

An F/A-18F Super Hornet flies near USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 16, 2010) An F/A-18F Super Hornet assigned to the Sunliners of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 81, flies near the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Carl Vinson is taking... more

Flight deck personnel aboard SS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) observe USS Bunker Hill (CG 52) during a leapfrog positioning exercise.

Flight deck personnel aboard SS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) observe USS Bunke...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 18, 2010) Flight deck personnel aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) observe the approaching guided-missile cruiser USS Bunker Hill (CG 52) during a leapfrog po... more

Aviation Boatswain's Mates assigned to the air department of the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) conduct an aircraft barricade drill.

Aviation Boatswain's Mates assigned to the air department of the aircr...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 18, 2010) Aviation Boatswain's Mates assigned to the air department of the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) conduct an aircraft barricade drill. Carl Vinson is taking part in Opera... more

Quartermaster Seaman Matthew Rivera signals during a visual communications exercise aboard SS Bunker Hill (CG 52).

Quartermaster Seaman Matthew Rivera signals during a visual communicat...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 18, 2010) Quartermaster Seaman Matthew Rivera signals the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) during a visual communications exercise aboard the guided-missile cruiser US... more

Aviation Boatswain's Mate (Handling) 2nd Class Noe Galarzapadilla signals an aircraft elevator operator during a mass casualty drill aboard USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

Aviation Boatswain's Mate (Handling) 2nd Class Noe Galarzapadilla sign...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 18, 2010) Aviation Boatswain's Mate (Handling) 2nd Class Noe Galarzapadilla signals an aircraft elevator operator during a mass casualty drill aboard the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier US... more

Lt. John Howard reviews information in the combat directions center aboard USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

Lt. John Howard reviews information in the combat directions center ab...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 18, 2010) Lt. John Howard, the tactical actions officer, reviews information in the combat directions center aboard the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Carl Vinson is taking part... more

Quartermaster Seaman Matthew Rivera signals USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) during a visual communications exercise aboard USS Bunker Hill (CG 52).

Quartermaster Seaman Matthew Rivera signals USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) d...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 18, 2010) Quartermaster Seaman Matthew Rivera signals the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) during a visual communications exercise aboard the guided-missile cruiser US... more

Operations Specialist 3rd Class Eric Konnight stands an identification operations watch in the combat directions center.

Operations Specialist 3rd Class Eric Konnight stands an identification...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 18, 2010) Operations Specialist 3rd Class Eric Konnight, assigned to the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70), stands an identification operations watch in the combat dire... more

Air Traffic Controller 3rd Class James Boutin stands the approach control watch in the carrier air traffic control center aboard USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

Air Traffic Controller 3rd Class James Boutin stands the approach cont...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 19, 2010) Air Traffic Controller 3rd Class James Boutin stands the approach control watch in the carrier air traffic control center aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson ... more

Air Traffic Controller 2nd Class Alexander Allen stands plotter watch in the carrier air traffic control center aboard USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

Air Traffic Controller 2nd Class Alexander Allen stands plotter watch ...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 19, 2010) Air Traffic Controller 2nd Class Alexander Allen stands plotter watch in the carrier air traffic control center aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). ... more

Quartermaster Seaman Apprentice Adam Naranjo hoists flags aboard USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) during a visual communication drill with USS Bunker Hill (CG 52).

Quartermaster Seaman Apprentice Adam Naranjo hoists flags aboard USS C...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 19, 2010) Quartermaster Seaman Apprentice Adam Naranjo hoists flags aboard the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) during a visual communication drill with the guided-... more

Air Traffic Controller 1st Class Dustin Gallagher reads the radar in the carrier air traffic control center aboard USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

Air Traffic Controller 1st Class Dustin Gallagher reads the radar in t...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 19, 2010) Air Traffic Controller 1st Class Dustin Gallagher reads the radar in the carrier air traffic control center aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Carl... more

erographer's Mate 2nd Class Elizabeth Clements prepares to release a weather balloon from the fantail of USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

erographer's Mate 2nd Class Elizabeth Clements prepares to release a w...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 19, 2010) Aerographer's Mate 2nd Class Elizabeth Clements prepares to release a weather balloon from the fantail of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) to analyze atm... more

Air Traffic Controller Airman Alexis Iliff stands the departure control watch in the carrier air traffic control center aboard USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

Air Traffic Controller Airman Alexis Iliff stands the departure contro...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 19, 2010) Air Traffic Controller Airman Alexis Iliff stands the departure control watch in the carrier air traffic control center aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (C... more

Sailors aboard the guided-missile cruiser USS Bunker Hill (CG 52) heave the phone and distance line during a refueling at sea with the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

Sailors aboard the guided-missile cruiser USS Bunker Hill (CG 52) heav...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 20, 2010) Sailors aboard the guided-missile cruiser USS Bunker Hill (CG 52) heave the phone and distance line during a refueling at sea with the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinso... more

he guided-missile cruiser USS Bunker Hill (CG 52), the littoral combat ship USS Freedom (LCS 1), and the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) perform maneuvers at sea.

he guided-missile cruiser USS Bunker Hill (CG 52), the littoral combat...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 20, 2010) The guided-missile cruiser USS Bunker Hill (CG 52), the littoral combat ship USS Freedom (LCS 1), and the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) perform maneuvers ... more

The Military Sealift Command fleet replenishment oiler USNS Leroy Grumman (T-AO 194) conducts simultaneous underway replenishments.

The Military Sealift Command fleet replenishment oiler USNS Leroy Grum...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 20, 2010) The Military Sealift Command fleet replenishment oiler USNS Leroy Grumman (T-AO 194) conducts simultaneous underway replenishments for the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl V... more

Hull Technician 2nd Class Dustin Grover and Hull Technician 3rd Class Brandon Key use a plasma cutter to cut a pipe bracket in the shipfitter and machine shop aboard USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

Hull Technician 2nd Class Dustin Grover and Hull Technician 3rd Class ...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 20, 2010) Hull Technician 2nd Class Dustin Grover, left, and Hull Technician 3rd Class Brandon Key use a plasma cutter to cut a pipe bracket in the shipfitter and machine shop aboard the Ni... more

A Sailor aboard the guided-missile cruiser USS Bunker Hill (CG 52) observes a refueling at sea with the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

A Sailor aboard the guided-missile cruiser USS Bunker Hill (CG 52) obs...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 20, 2010) A Sailor aboard the guided-missile cruiser USS Bunker Hill (CG 52) observes a refueling at sea with the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Bunker Hill and Carl Vinson are ... more

mdr. Miguel Peko, prospective commanding officer of Carrier Airborne Early Warning Squadron (VAW) 125, lands an E-2C Hawkeye aircraft aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

mdr. Miguel Peko, prospective commanding officer of Carrier Airborne E...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 20, 2010) Cmdr. Miguel Peko, prospective commanding officer of Carrier Airborne Early Warning Squadron (VAW) 125, lands an E-2C Hawkeye aircraft aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS... more

The guided-missile cruiser USS Bunker Hill (CG 52) maneuvers  for a refueling at sea with the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Bunker Hill and Carl Vinson are taking part in Southern Seas 2010.

The guided-missile cruiser USS Bunker Hill (CG 52) maneuvers for a re...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 20, 2010) The guided-missile cruiser USS Bunker Hill (CG 52) maneuvers for a refueling at sea with the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Bunker Hill and Carl Vinson a... more

mdr. C. Wesley Bannister, commanding officer of Carrier Airborne Early Warning Squadron (VAW) 125, boards an E-2C Hawkeye aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

mdr. C. Wesley Bannister, commanding officer of Carrier Airborne Early...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 20, 2010) Cmdr. C. Wesley Bannister, commanding officer of Carrier Airborne Early Warning Squadron (VAW) 125, boards an E-2C Hawkeye aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson... more

A Sailor assigned to the crash and salvage team of the the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) walks past F/A-18 Super Hornets assigned to the Sunliners of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 81.

A Sailor assigned to the crash and salvage team of the the Nimitz-clas...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 20, 2010) A Sailor assigned to the crash and salvage team of the the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) walks past F/A-18 Super Hornets assigned to the Sunliners of Stri... more

Hull Technician 3rd Class Alexander Crawford uses a grinder to cut studs in the shipfitter and machine shop aboard USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

Hull Technician 3rd Class Alexander Crawford uses a grinder to cut stu...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 20, 2010) Hull Technician 3rd Class Alexander Crawford uses a grinder to cut studs in the shipfitter and machine shop aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Carl... more

The guided-missile cruiser USS Bunker Hill (CG 52) pulls alongside the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) during a refueling at sea.

The guided-missile cruiser USS Bunker Hill (CG 52) pulls alongside the...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 20, 2010) The guided-missile cruiser USS Bunker Hill (CG 52) pulls alongside the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) during a refueling at sea. Bunker Hill and Carl Vinso... more

The littoral combat ship USS Freedom (LCS 1) performs high-speed maneuvers during open-sea operations.

The littoral combat ship USS Freedom (LCS 1) performs high-speed maneu...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 20, 2010) The littoral combat ship USS Freedom (LCS 1) performs high-speed maneuvers during open-sea operations. Freedom is taking part in Southern Seas 2010 as part of a scheduled homeport... more

mdr. C. Wesley Bannister and Cmdr. Miguel Peko pilot E-2C Hawkeye aircraft during a change-of-command ceremony above the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

mdr. C. Wesley Bannister and Cmdr. Miguel Peko pilot E-2C Hawkeye airc...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 20, 2010) Cmdr. C. Wesley Bannister, commanding officer of Carrier Airborne Early Warning Squadron (VAW) 125, and prospective commanding officer Cmdr. Miguel Peko pilot E-2C Hawkeye aircraf... more

The Military Sealift Command fleet replenishment oiler USNS Leroy Grumman (T-AO 194) moves into position alongside the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

The Military Sealift Command fleet replenishment oiler USNS Leroy Grum...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 20, 2010) The Military Sealift Command fleet replenishment oiler USNS Leroy Grumman (T-AO 194) moves into position alongside the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) in pr... more

 An F/A-18 Super Hornet assigned to Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 81 lands aboard  the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) as the guided-missile cruiser USS Bunker Hill (CG 52) pulls alongside.

An F/A-18 Super Hornet assigned to Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 81 l...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 21, 2010) An F/A-18 Super Hornet assigned to Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 81 lands aboard the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) as the guided-missile cruiser USS Bunker Hill (CG 5... more

The guided-missile cruiser USS Bunker Hill (CG 52) pulls alongside the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) for a refueling-at-sea.

The guided-missile cruiser USS Bunker Hill (CG 52) pulls alongside the...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 21, 2010) The guided-missile cruiser USS Bunker Hill (CG 52) pulls alongside the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) for a refueling-at-sea. Carl Vinson is taking part in Operation So... more

A plane director signals an F/A-18 Super Hornet assigned to the Sunliners of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 81 aboard the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

A plane director signals an F/A-18 Super Hornet assigned to the Sunlin...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 22, 2010) A plane director signals an F/A-18 Super Hornet assigned to the Sunliners of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 81 aboard the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Carl Vinson is ... more

Capt. Bruce H. Lindsey, commanding officer of the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70), observes helicopter flight operations from the navigation bridge during a flight demonstration.

Capt. Bruce H. Lindsey, commanding officer of the aircraft carrier USS...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 22, 2010) Capt. Bruce H. Lindsey, commanding officer of the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70), observes helicopter flight operations from the navigation bridge during a flight demon... more

An F/A-18 Super Hornet assigned to the Sunliners of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 81 flies upside down past the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) during a flight demonstration.

An F/A-18 Super Hornet assigned to the Sunliners of Strike Fighter Squ...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 22, 2010) An F/A-18 Super Hornet assigned to the Sunliners of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 81 flies upside down past the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) during a fli... more

Sailors try out for the ship basketball team aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

Sailors try out for the ship basketball team aboard the Nimitz-class a...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 24, 2010) Sailors try out for the ship basketball team aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Carl Vinson is taking part in Southern Seas 2010 as part of a sched... more

Quartermaster 3rd Class Matthew Trujillo, from Las Cruces, N.M., raises the national ensign aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

Quartermaster 3rd Class Matthew Trujillo, from Las Cruces, N.M., raise...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 24, 2010) Quartermaster 3rd Class Matthew Trujillo, from Las Cruces, N.M., raises the national ensign aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Carl Vinson is takin... more

Quartermaster 3rd Class Daniel Gastaldi measures the distance of checkpoints as the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) prepares to anchor off the coast of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Quartermaster 3rd Class Daniel Gastaldi measures the distance of check...

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil (Feb. 26, 2010) Quartermaster 3rd Class Daniel Gastaldi measures the distance of checkpoints as the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) prepares to anchor off the coast of Rio de Ja... more

 Sailors aboard the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) man the rails before the ship anchors off the coast of Rio de Janeiro.

Sailors aboard the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) man the ...

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil (Feb. 26, 2010) Sailors aboard the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) man the rails before the ship anchors off the coast of Rio de Janeiro. Carl Vinson is taking part in Southern ... more

ailors aboard the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) prepare to man the rails before the ship anchors off the coast of Rio de Janeiro.

ailors aboard the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) prepare to...

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil (Feb. 26, 2010) Sailors aboard the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) prepare to man the rails before the ship anchors off the coast of Rio de Janeiro. Carl Vinson is in Rio de Jan... more

Boatswain's Mate 2nd Class Brandon Terry reapplies a pelican hook to the anchor chain in the forecastle of the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70)

Boatswain's Mate 2nd Class Brandon Terry reapplies a pelican hook to t...

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil (Feb. 26, 2010) Boatswain's Mate 2nd Class Brandon Terry reapplies a pelican hook to the anchor chain in the forecastle of the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) as the ship arrive... more

The aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) anchors off the coast of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil for a port visit as part of Southern Seas 2010 and a scheduled homeport shift.

The aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) anchors off the coast of...

RIO DE JANEIRO (Feb. 26, 2010) The aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) anchors off the coast of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil for a port visit as part of Southern Seas 2010 and a scheduled homeport shift. (U.S. ... more

Chief Boatswain's Mate Sorrells Claiborne, from Columbus, Ga., watches as the anchor is dropped off the coast of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Chief Boatswain's Mate Sorrells Claiborne, from Columbus, Ga., watches...

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil (Feb. 26, 2010) Chief Boatswain's Mate Sorrells Claiborne, from Columbus, Ga., watches as the anchor is dropped off the coast of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Carl Vinson is in Rio de Janeiro f... more

Chief Warrant Officer 2 Thomas Milam, from Sycamore, Ala. stands watch as a safety observer while Sailors aboard the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) drop anchor off the coast of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Chief Warrant Officer 2 Thomas Milam, from Sycamore, Ala. stands watch...

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil (Feb. 26, 2010) Chief Warrant Officer 2 Thomas Milam, from Sycamore, Ala. stands watch as a safety observer while Sailors aboard the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) drop anchor ... more

F/A-18 Super Hornets assigned to the Sunliners of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 81 are secured aboard the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) as the ship nears Brazil.

F/A-18 Super Hornets assigned to the Sunliners of Strike Fighter Squad...

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil (Feb. 26, 2010) F/A-18 Super Hornets assigned to the Sunliners of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 81 are secured aboard the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) as the ship nears Brazi... more

Sailors assigned to the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) and Brazilian sailors paint a school in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Sailors assigned to the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) and ...

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil (Feb. 27, 2010) Sailors assigned to the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) and Brazilian sailors paint a school in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Carl Vinson is in Rio de Janeiro for a po... more

Airman Joshua A. Mee, assigned to the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) paints a school fence in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Airman Joshua A. Mee, assigned to the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson...

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil (Feb. 27, 2010) Airman Joshua A. Mee, assigned to the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) paints a school fence in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Carl Vinson is in Rio de Janeiro for a por... more

The guided-missile cruiser USS Bunker Hill (CG 52), left, transits in formation off the coast of Rio de Janeiro with the Brazilian navy ships BNS Niterai (F40) and BNS Independencia (F44).

The guided-missile cruiser USS Bunker Hill (CG 52), left, transits in ...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Mar. 02, 2010) The guided-missile cruiser USS Bunker Hill (CG 52), left, transits in formation off the coast of Rio de Janeiro with the Brazilian navy ships BNS Niterai (F40) and BNS Independenc... more

An F/A-18 Super Hornet performs maneuvers during a flight demonstration aboard the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Carl Vinson is underway supporting Southern Seas 2010.

An F/A-18 Super Hornet performs maneuvers during a flight demonstratio...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Mar. 03, 2010) An F/A-18 Super Hornet performs maneuvers during a flight demonstration aboard the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Carl Vinson is underway supporting Southern Seas 2010... more

The aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) is underway off the coast of Rio de Janeiro participating in Southern Seas 2010.

The aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) is underway off the coas...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Mar. 03, 2010) The aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) is underway off the coast of Rio de Janeiro participating in Southern Seas 2010. The exercise is a major component of Commander, U.S.... more

Brazilian visitors and service members photograph an F/A-18 Super Hornet during a flight demonstration on the flight deck of the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

Brazilian visitors and service members photograph an F/A-18 Super Horn...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Mar. 03, 2010) Brazilian visitors and service members photograph an F/A-18 Super Hornet during a flight demonstration on the flight deck of the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (... more

F/A-18 Super Hornets demonstrate an aerial refueling as part of an air demonstration for Brazilian guests aboard the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

F/A-18 Super Hornets demonstrate an aerial refueling as part of an air...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Mar. 03, 2010) F/A-18 Super Hornets demonstrate an aerial refueling as part of an air demonstration for Brazilian guests aboard the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Carl Vinson is unde... more

Cmdr. Putnam H. Browne, executive officer of the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70), explains flight operations to a Brazilian visitor before a flight demonstration.

Cmdr. Putnam H. Browne, executive officer of the aircraft carrier USS ...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Mar. 03, 2010) Cmdr. Putnam H. Browne, executive officer of the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70), explains flight operations to a Brazilian visitor before a flight demonstration. Carl V... more

Brazilian visitors photograph an F/A-18 Super Hornet landing on the flight deck of the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Carl Vinson is underway supporting Southern Seas 2010.

Brazilian visitors photograph an F/A-18 Super Hornet landing on the fl...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Mar. 03, 2010) Brazilian visitors photograph an F/A-18 Super Hornet landing on the flight deck of the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Carl Vinson is underway supportin... more

The aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70), center, and the guided-missile cruiser USS Bunker Hill (CG 52), center right, transit in formation off the coast of Rio de Janeiro.

The aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70), center, and the guided-...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Mar. 03, 2010) The aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70), center, and the guided-missile cruiser USS Bunker Hill (CG 52), center right, transit in formation off the coast of Rio de Janeiro w... more

An F/A-18 Super Hornet launches from the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) as part of an air demonstration for Brazilian guests.

An F/A-18 Super Hornet launches from the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vin...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Mar. 03, 2010) An F/A-18 Super Hornet launches from the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) as part of an air demonstration for Brazilian guests. Carl Vinson is underway participating in S... more

Brazilian officers stand watch on the landing signal officer platform on the flight deck of the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier aboard the USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

Brazilian officers stand watch on the landing signal officer platform ...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Mar. 03, 2010) Brazilian officers stand watch on the landing signal officer platform on the flight deck of the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier aboard the USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Carl Vinson i... more

An F/A-18 Super Hornet refuels during a flight demonstration aboard aircraft the carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

An F/A-18 Super Hornet refuels during a flight demonstration aboard ai...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Mar. 03, 2010) An F/A-18 Super Hornet refuels during a flight demonstration aboard aircraft the carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Carl Vinson is underway supporting Southern Seas 2010. (U.S. Nav... more

An F/A-18 Super Hornet performs maneuvers during a flight demonstration aboard the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

An F/A-18 Super Hornet performs maneuvers during a flight demonstratio...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Mar. 03, 2010) An F/A-18 Super Hornet performs maneuvers during a flight demonstration aboard the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Carl Vinson is underway supporting Southern Seas 2010... more

An F/A-18 Super Hornet performs maneuvers during a flight demonstration aboard the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Carl Vinson is underway supporting Southern Seas 2010.

An F/A-18 Super Hornet performs maneuvers during a flight demonstratio...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Mar. 03, 2010) An F/A-18 Super Hornet performs maneuvers during a flight demonstration aboard the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Carl Vinson is underway supporting Southern Seas 2010... more

An F/A-18 Super Hornet performs maneuvers as part of an air demonstration for Brazilian guests aboard the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

An F/A-18 Super Hornet performs maneuvers as part of an air demonstrat...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Mar. 03, 2010) An F/A-18 Super Hornet performs maneuvers as part of an air demonstration for Brazilian guests aboard the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Carl Vinson is underway partic... more

The aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) and the guided-missile cruiser USS Bunker Hill (CG 52) transit in formation off the coast of Rio de Janeiro.

The aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) and the guided-missile c...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Mar. 03, 2010) The aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) and the guided-missile cruiser USS Bunker Hill (CG 52) transit in formation off the coast of Rio de Janeiro with the Brazilian navy s... more

Boatswain's Mate 3rd Class Elan Landin signals to an approaching Brazilian navy SH-3 Sea King helicopter during a joint maritime exercise with the Brazilian navy.

Boatswain's Mate 3rd Class Elan Landin signals to an approaching Brazi...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Mar. 03, 2010) Boatswain's Mate 3rd Class Elan Landin, from Visalia, Calif., signals to an approaching Brazilian navy SH-3 Sea King helicopter during a joint maritime exercise with the Brazilian... more

The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) maneuvers in preparation for an underway replenishment with the guided-missile cruiser USS Bunker Hill (CG 52).

The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) maneuvers i...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Mar. 04, 2010) The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) maneuvers in preparation for an underway replenishment with the guided-missile cruiser USS Bunker Hill (CG 52). Carl Vin... more