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Typhoons Pat and Odessa in the Western Pacific Ocean

Typhoons Pat and Odessa in the Western Pacific Ocean

51I-35-078 (30 Aug 1985) --- Typhoons Pat (left) and Odessa in the western Pacific. Of the many tropical cyclones photographed by the STS 51-I crew, the dual typhoons of Pat and Odessa were the most unusual. ... more

Supertyphoon Yuri, Western Pacific Ocean

Supertyphoon Yuri, Western Pacific Ocean

Supertyphoon Yuri began development approximately 1000 miles east of the Philippine Islands. At the time this photo was taken, Yuri was about 1000 nautical miles in diameter and had estimated maximum sustained ... more

S85E5074 - STS-085 - Earth observations taken from Discovery during STS-85 mission - Typhoon Winnie

S85E5074 - STS-085 - Earth observations taken from Discovery during ST...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Earth observation views taken from space shuttle Discovery during the STS-85 mission. Super Typhoon Winnie in Western Pacific Ocean. These images were t... more

S85E5075 - STS-085 - Earth observations taken from Discovery during STS-85 mission - Typhoon Winnie

S85E5075 - STS-085 - Earth observations taken from Discovery during ST...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Earth observation views taken from space shuttle Discovery during the STS-85 mission. Super Typhoon Winnie in Western Pacific Ocean. These images were t... more

S85E5081 - STS-085 - Earth observations taken from Discovery during STS-85 mission - Typhoon Winnie

S85E5081 - STS-085 - Earth observations taken from Discovery during ST...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Earth observation views taken from space shuttle Discovery during the STS-85 mission. Super Typhoon Winnie in Western Pacific Ocean. These images were t... more

S85E5077 - STS-085 - Earth observations taken from Discovery during STS-85 mission - Typhoon Winnie

S85E5077 - STS-085 - Earth observations taken from Discovery during ST...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Earth observation views taken from space shuttle Discovery during the STS-85 mission. Super Typhoon Winnie in Western Pacific Ocean. These images were t... more

S85E5078 - STS-085 - Earth observations taken from Discovery during STS-85 mission - Typhoon Winnie

S85E5078 - STS-085 - Earth observations taken from Discovery during ST...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Earth observation views taken from space shuttle Discovery during the STS-85 mission. Super Typhoon Winnie in Western Pacific Ocean. These images were t... more

S85E5076 - STS-085 - Earth observations taken from Discovery during STS-85 mission - Typhoon Winnie

S85E5076 - STS-085 - Earth observations taken from Discovery during ST...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Earth observation views taken from space shuttle Discovery during the STS-85 mission. Super Typhoon Winnie in Western Pacific Ocean. These images were t... more

S85E5073 - STS-085 - Earth observations taken from Discovery during STS-85 mission - Typhoon Winnie

S85E5073 - STS-085 - Earth observations taken from Discovery during ST...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Earth observation views taken from space shuttle Discovery during the STS-85 mission. Super Typhoon Winnie in Western Pacific Ocean. These images were t... more

S85E5071 - STS-085 - Earth observations taken from Discovery during STS-85 mission - Typhoon Winnie

S85E5071 - STS-085 - Earth observations taken from Discovery during ST...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Earth observation views taken from space shuttle Discovery during the STS-85 mission. Super Typhoon Winnie in Western Pacific Ocean. These images were t... more

S85E5082 - STS-085 - Earth observations taken from Discovery during STS-85 mission - Typhoon Winnie

S85E5082 - STS-085 - Earth observations taken from Discovery during ST...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Earth observation views taken from space shuttle Discovery during the STS-85 mission. Super Typhoon Winnie in Western Pacific Ocean. These images were t... more

S85E5079 - STS-085 - Earth observations taken from Discovery during STS-85 mission - Typhoon Winnie

S85E5079 - STS-085 - Earth observations taken from Discovery during ST...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Earth observation views taken from space shuttle Discovery during the STS-85 mission. Super Typhoon Winnie in Western Pacific Ocean. These images were t... more

S85E5072 - STS-085 - Earth observations taken from Discovery during STS-85 mission - Typhoon Winnie

S85E5072 - STS-085 - Earth observations taken from Discovery during ST...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Earth observation views taken from space shuttle Discovery during the STS-85 mission. Super Typhoon Winnie in Western Pacific Ocean. These images were t... more

S85E5080 - STS-085 - Earth observations taken from Discovery during STS-85 mission - Typhoon Winnie

S85E5080 - STS-085 - Earth observations taken from Discovery during ST...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Earth observation views taken from space shuttle Discovery during the STS-85 mission. Super Typhoon Winnie in Western Pacific Ocean. These images were t... more

Space Radar Image of Western Pacific rain clouds

Space Radar Image of Western Pacific rain clouds

This radar image shows the ocean surface in a portion of the Western Pacific Ocean. NASA/JPL

Fire Controlman (FC) Sean Boykin from Sacramento, California, mills for a conniver alignment tool in the rewind shop aboard the USS KITTY HAWK (CV 63), during sea trials in the Western Pacific Ocean. (Substandard image)

Fire Controlman (FC) Sean Boykin from Sacramento, California, mills fo...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Uss Kitty Hawk (CV 63) Country: Pacific Ocean (POC) Scene Camera Operator: PHAA Justin Proulx, USN Release Status: Released to Public Combined Mi... more

The guided missile cruiser USS BUNKER HILL (CG 52) sails the waters off Darwin, Australia while deployed in the Western Pacific Ocean

The guided missile cruiser USS BUNKER HILL (CG 52) sails the waters of...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Uss Bunker Hill (CG 52) Country: Pacific Ocean (POC) Scene Camera Operator: PH1 David Miller, USN Release Status: Released to Public Combined Mil... more

The amphibious assault ship USS ANCHORAGE (LSD 36) sails the waters off Darwin, Australia while on a scheduled deployment in the Western Pacific Ocean

The amphibious assault ship USS ANCHORAGE (LSD 36) sails the waters of...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Uss Anchorage (LSD 36) Scene Camera Operator: PH1 David Miller, USN Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

The USS KITTY HAWK (CV 63), sails past Mount Fuji on her way into the Western Pacific Ocean

The USS KITTY HAWK (CV 63), sails past Mount Fuji on her way into the ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Uss Kitty Hawk (CV 63) Country: Pacific Ocean (POC) Scene Camera Operator: PH3 John Sullivan, USN Release Status: Released to Public Combined Mil... more

The USS KITTY HAWK (CV 63), sails past Mount Fuji on her way into the Western Pacific Ocean

The USS KITTY HAWK (CV 63), sails past Mount Fuji on her way into the ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Uss Kitty Hawk (CV 63) Country: Pacific Ocean (POC) Scene Camera Operator: PH3 John Sullivan, USN Release Status: Released to Public Combined Mil... more

The USS KITTY HAWK (CV 63), sails past Mount Fuji on her way into the Western Pacific Ocean

The USS KITTY HAWK (CV 63), sails past Mount Fuji on her way into the ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Uss Kitty Hawk (CV 63) Country: Pacific Ocean (POC) Scene Camera Operator: PH3 John Sullivan, USN Release Status: Released to Public Combined Mil... more

Ordnance is staged in the "bomb farm" on the flight deck of the USS KITTY HAWK (CV 63), while operating in the Western Pacific Ocean

Ordnance is staged in the "bomb farm" on the flight deck of the USS KI...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Uss Kitty Hawk (CV 63) Country: Pacific Ocean (POC) Scene Camera Operator: PH1 William R. Goodwin, USN Release Status: Released to Public Combine... more

An US Navy (USN) F-14A Tomcat aircraft assigned to Fighter Squadron One Five Four (VF-154) launches with full afterburners from the flight deck of the USN Aircraft Carrier USS KITTY HAWK (CV 63), while the ship is underway in the Western Pacific Ocean during its Fall Cruise

An US Navy (USN) F-14A Tomcat aircraft assigned to Fighter Squadron On...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: USS Kitty Hawk (CV 63) Scene Camera Operator: PH1 William R. Goodwin, USN Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Pho... more

An unidentified US Navy (USN) Plane Director observes the landing of a USN S-3B Viking aircraft from Sea Control Squadron Two One (VS-21), aboard the USN Aircraft Carrier USS KITTY HAWK, while the ship is underway in the Western Pacific Ocean during a routine deployment

An unidentified US Navy (USN) Plane Director observes the landing of a...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: USS Kitty Hawk (CV 63) Scene Camera Operator: PH1 William R. Goodwin, USN Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Pho... more

US Navy (USN) Landing Signal Officers observe a USN F/A-18C Hornet aircraft from Strike Fighter Squadron One Nine Five (VFA-195) as it approached for an arrested gear landing aboard the USN Aircraft Carrier USS KITTY HAWK (CV 63). The Kitty Hawk is operating in the Western Pacific Ocean on a routine deployment

US Navy (USN) Landing Signal Officers observe a USN F/A-18C Hornet air...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: USS Kitty Hawk (CV 63) Scene Camera Operator: PH1 William R. Goodwin, USN Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Pho... more

USS Carl Vinson Battle Group conducts a replenishment at sea (RAS) in the Western Pacific Ocean.

USS Carl Vinson Battle Group conducts a replenishment at sea (RAS) in ...

Western Pacific Ocean (Feb. 10, 2003) USS Carl Vinson Battle Group conducts a replenishment at sea (RAS) in the Western Pacific Ocean. The guided missile frigate USS Ingraham (FFG 61) takes on fuel from the sta... more

An aircraft weight board operator aboard USS Carl Vision (CVN 70) relays the approximate weight of an F/A-18C Hornet.

An aircraft weight board operator aboard USS Carl Vision (CVN 70) rela...

Western Pacific Ocean (Mar. 11, 2003) An aircraft weight board operator aboard USS Carl Vision (CVN 70) relays the approximate weight of an F/A-18C Hornet assigned to the "Argonauts" of Strike Fighter Squadron ... more

An F/A-18C Hornet assigned to the Blue Diamonds of Strike Fighter Squadron One Four Six (VFA-146) launches from the flight deck of the nuclear powered aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

An F/A-18C Hornet assigned to the Blue Diamonds of Strike Fighter Squa...

Western Pacific Ocean (Mar. 12, 2003) An F/A-18C Hornet assigned to the "Blue Diamonds" of Strike Fighter Squadron One Four Six (VFA-146) launches from the flight deck of the nuclear powered aircraft carrier US... more

A CH-46D Sea Knight assigned to the Gunbearers of Helicopter Combat Support Squadron One One (HC-11), Detachment 8, transfers food stores.

A CH-46D Sea Knight assigned to the Gunbearers of Helicopter Combat Su...

Western Pacific Ocean (Mar. 12, 2003) A CH-46D Sea Knight assigned to the Gunbearers of Helicopter Combat Support Squadron One One (HC-11), Detachment 8, transfers food stores to the deck of the guided missile ... more

Sailors stow a fuel hose after refueling a CH-46D Sea Knight.

Sailors stow a fuel hose after refueling a CH-46D Sea Knight.

Western Pacific Ocean (Mar. 12, 2003) Sailors stow a fuel hose after refueling a CH-46D Sea Knight assigned to the Gunbearers of Helicopter Combat Support Squadron One One (HC 11), Detachment 8 aboard the fast ... more

Seaman Edison Muniz Mercado, of Puerto Rico, stands by to assist moving cargo during a Vertical Replenishment (VERTREP) by a CH-46D Sea Knight.

Seaman Edison Muniz Mercado, of Puerto Rico, stands by to assist movin...

Western Pacific Ocean (Mar. 12, 2003) Seaman Edison Muniz Mercado, of Puerto Rico, stands by to assist moving cargo during a Vertical Replenishment (VERTREP) by a CH-46D Sea Knight assigned to Helicopter Combat... more

The fast combat support ship USS Sacramento (AOE 1) sends refueling hoses across to the guided missile cruiser USS Vincennes (CG 49).

The fast combat support ship USS Sacramento (AOE 1) sends refueling ho...

Western Pacific Ocean (Mar. 12, 2003) The fast combat support ship USS Sacramento (AOE 1) sends refueling hoses across to the guided missile cruiser USS Vincennes (CG 49) during an Underway Replenishment (UNREP... more

Lt. J.g. Eric Harrington, a catapult shooter assigned to the USS Constellation (CV 64), gives the launch signal to an F/A-18C Hornet assigned to the �Death Rattlers� of Marine Strike Fighter Squadron Three Two Three (VMFA-323).

Lt. J.g. Eric Harrington, a catapult shooter assigned to the USS Const...

Western Pacific Ocean (May. 29, 2003) Lt. J.g. Eric Harrington, a catapult shooter assigned to the USS Constellation (CV 64), gives the launch signal to an F/A-18C Hornet assigned to the Death Rattlers of Marin... more

Sailors aboard the guided missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) enjoy a swim call and a steal beach picnic in the warm waters of the Western Pacific

Sailors aboard the guided missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) enjoy a...

Philippine Sea (Jun. 08, 2003) Sailors aboard the guided missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) enjoy a swim call and a steel beach picnic in the warm waters of the Western Pacific. Steel beach picnics give Sailo... more

Aviation Machinist�s Mate 3rd Class Joseph Minneman removes an axial fan assembly

Aviation Machinist�s Mate 3rd Class Joseph Minneman removes an axial f...

Western Pacific Ocean (Sep. 21, 2003) On a no fly day, Aviation Machinists Mate 3rd Class Joseph Minneman from Albuquerque, N.M., assigned to the Indians of Helicopter Anti-Submarine Squadron Six (HS-6) removes... more

Aviation Machinist�s Mate 3rd Class Joseph Minneman removes an axial fan assembly

Aviation Machinist�s Mate 3rd Class Joseph Minneman removes an axial f...

Western Pacific Ocean (Sep. 21, 2003) On a no fly day, Aviation Machinists Mate 3rd Class Joseph Minneman from Albuquerque, N.M., assigned to the Indians of Helicopter Anti-Submarine Squadron Six (HS-6) removes... more

Sonar Technician 1st Class Heidi Brubaker from San Diego, Calif., plots air contacts

Sonar Technician 1st Class Heidi Brubaker from San Diego, Calif., plot...

Western Pacific Ocean (Sep. 22, 2003) Sonar Technician 1st Class Heidi Brubaker from San Diego, Calif., plots air contacts on a Q-70 Console in the Combat Direction Center (CDC) Module aboard USS Nimitz (CVN 68... more

Aviation Machinist�s Mate 2nd Class Chou Yang from Braselton, Ga., inspects the routing cables

Aviation Machinist�s Mate 2nd Class Chou Yang from Braselton, Ga., ins...

Western Pacific Ocean (Sep. 22, 2003) Aviation Machinists Mate 2nd Class Chou Yang from Braselton, Ga., inspects the routing cables on an engine in the jet shop aboard USS Nimitz (CVN 68). The Nimitz Carrier S... more

Ensign Brian Walker from San Diego, Calif., fires a round down range

Ensign Brian Walker from San Diego, Calif., fires a round down range

Western Pacific Ocean (Sep. 23, 2003) Ensign Brian Walker from San Diego, Calif., fires a round down range during a 9mm handgun qualification aboard USS Nimitz (CVN 68). Due to the heightened security and forc... more

 Hospital Corpsman 3rd Class Joseph Romero from Falfurrias, Texas, injects Purified Protein Derivative

Hospital Corpsman 3rd Class Joseph Romero from Falfurrias, Texas, inj...

Western Pacific Ocean (Sep. 23, 2003) Hospital Corpsman 3rd Class Joseph Romero from Falfurrias, Texas, injects Purified Protein Derivative (PPD) into a patients arm during a Birth Month Recall (BMR) check up a... more

An F/A-18E Super Hornet makes its approach

An F/A-18E Super Hornet makes its approach

Western Pacific Ocean (Sep. 23, 2003) An F/A-18E Super Hornet makes its approach for an arrested landing while four other Super Hornets fly in formation during routine flight operations aboard USS Nimitz (CVN 6... more

Ensign Brian Walker from San Diego, Calif., fires a round down range

Ensign Brian Walker from San Diego, Calif., fires a round down range

Western Pacific Ocean (Sep. 23, 2003) Ensign Brian Walker from San Diego, Calif., fires a round down range during a 9mm handgun qualification aboard USS Nimitz (CVN 68). Due to the heightened security and forc... more

Hospital Corpsman 2nd Class Donna Sanderson from Lancaster, Calif., prepares serum cups

Hospital Corpsman 2nd Class Donna Sanderson from Lancaster, Calif., pr...

Western Pacific Ocean (Sep. 23, 2003) Hospital Corpsman 2nd Class Donna Sanderson from Lancaster, Calif., prepares serum cups for a lipids panel that is designed to test cholesterol levels in a patients blood a... more

Airman John Sanchez from Azusa, Calif., stages 9mm magazines

Airman John Sanchez from Azusa, Calif., stages 9mm magazines

Western Pacific Ocean (Sep. 23, 2003) Airman John Sanchez from Azusa, Calif., stages 9mm magazines on elevator 3 in preparation for a 9mm qualification aboard USS Nimitz (CVN 68). Due to the heightened securit... more

Seaman Andre Stanton from St. Louis, Mo., mans the aft lookout

Seaman Andre Stanton from St. Louis, Mo., mans the aft lookout

Western Pacific Ocean (Sep. 23, 2003) Seaman Andre Stanton from St. Louis, Mo., mans the aft lookout on the fantail during routine flight operations aboard USS Nimitz (CVN 68). The Nimitz Carrier Strike Group ... more

Hull Maintenance Technician 3rd Class Kevin Kalin from Denver, Colo., uses a wrench to perform repairs

Hull Maintenance Technician 3rd Class Kevin Kalin from Denver, Colo., ...

Western Pacific Ocean (Sep. 23, 2003) Hull Maintenance Technician 3rd Class Kevin Kalin from Denver, Colo., uses a wrench to perform repairs on a salt water flush pipe aboard USS Nimitz (CVN 68). The Nimitz Ca... more

Seaman Wesley Dubois from Augusta, Ga., mans the aft lookout watch

Seaman Wesley Dubois from Augusta, Ga., mans the aft lookout watch

Western Pacific Ocean (Sep. 23, 2003) Seaman Wesley Dubois from Augusta, Ga., mans the aft lookout watch while a F/A-18 Hornet makes its approach for an arrested landing during routine flight operations aboard ... more

USS Nimitz (CVN 68) Commanding Officer, Capt. Robert J. Gilman and Lt. Cmdr. Kevin Aanestad  complete an arrested landing

USS Nimitz (CVN 68) Commanding Officer, Capt. Robert J. Gilman and Lt....

Western Pacific Ocean (Sep. 29, 2003) During daily flight operations, USS Nimitz (CVN 68) Commanding Officer, Capt. Robert J. Gilman and Lt. Cmdr. Kevin Aanestad complete an arrested landing of an F/A-18F Supe... more

On the flight deck aboard USS Nimitz (CVN 68) crew members prepare F/A-18 Hornets for morning flight operations.

On the flight deck aboard USS Nimitz (CVN 68) crew members prepare F/A...

Western Pacific Ocean (Sep. 30, 2003) On the flight deck aboard USS Nimitz (CVN 68) crew members prepare F/A-18 Hornets for morning flight operations. The Nimitz Carrier Strike Group (CSG) and Carrier Air Wing ... more

Two F/A-18 Hornets refuel

Two F/A-18 Hornets refuel

Western Pacific Ocean (Oct. 05, 2003) An F/A-18 Super Hornet assigned to the Top Hatters of Strike Fighter Squadron Fourteen (VFA-14) refuels an F/A-18 Hornet from a sister squadron while flying by USS Nimitz (... more

Explosive Ordnance Disposal Mobile Unit Eleven Detachment One (EODMU-11, DET 1) prepares to fast rope

Explosive Ordnance Disposal Mobile Unit Eleven Detachment One (EODMU-1...

Western Pacific Ocean (Oct. 05, 2003) Explosive Ordnance Disposal Mobile Unit Eleven Detachment One (EODMU-11, DET 1) prepares to fast rope out of a HH-60H Seahawk assigned to the Indians of Helicopter Anti-Sub... more

An F/A-18F Super Hornet prepares to launch from the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68).

An F/A-18F Super Hornet prepares to launch from the aircraft carrier U...

Western Pacific Ocean (Oct. 05, 2003) An F/A-18F Super Hornet assigned to the "Black Aces" of Strike Fighter Squadron Four One (VFA-41), prepares to launch from the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68), while f... more

Explosive Ordnance Disposal Mobile Unit Eleven Detachment One (EODMU-11, DET 1) prepares to fast rope

Explosive Ordnance Disposal Mobile Unit Eleven Detachment One (EODMU-1...

Western Pacific Ocean (Oct. 05, 2003) Explosive Ordnance Disposal Mobile Unit Eleven Detachment One (EODMU-11, DET 1) prepares to fast rope out of a HH-60H Seahawk assigned to the Indians of Helicopter Anti-Sub... more

Explosive Ordnance Disposal Mobile Unit Eleven Detachment One (EODMU-11, DET 1) suspend themselves from a repelling rope

Explosive Ordnance Disposal Mobile Unit Eleven Detachment One (EODMU-1...

Western Pacific Ocean (Oct. 05, 2003) Explosive Ordnance Disposal Mobile Unit Eleven Detachment One (EODMU-11, DET 1) suspend themselves from a repelling rope attached to a HH-60H Seahawk assigned to the Indian... more

Explosive Ordnance Disposal Mobile Unit Eleven Detachment One (EODMU-11, DET 1) fast rope

Explosive Ordnance Disposal Mobile Unit Eleven Detachment One (EODMU-1...

Western Pacific Ocean (Oct. 05, 2003) Explosive Ordnance Disposal Mobile Unit Eleven Detachment One (EODMU-11, DET 1) fast rope out of a HH-60H Seahawk assigned to the Indians of Helicopter Anti-Submarine Warfa... more

Aviation Electronics Technician 3rd Class Adam Berdard performs start-up checks

Aviation Electronics Technician 3rd Class Adam Berdard performs start-...

Western Pacific Ocean (Oct. 13, 2003) Aviation Electronics Technician 3rd Class Adam Berdard from San Diego, Calif., assigned to the Wallbangers of Carrier Airborne Early Warning Squadron One One Seven (VAW-117... more

Electronics Technician 3rd Class Ebony Franklin from Durham, N.C., solders a faulty circuit card

Electronics Technician 3rd Class Ebony Franklin from Durham, N.C., sol...

Western Pacific Ocean (Oct. 14, 2003) Electronics Technician 3rd Class Ebony Franklin from Durham, N.C., solders a faulty circuit card used for navigation data systems aboard USS Nimitz (CVN 68). The Nimitz Ca... more

Seaman Juan Alicianieves from Bonce, Puerto Rico, stands the lee helmsman watch

Seaman Juan Alicianieves from Bonce, Puerto Rico, stands the lee helms...

Western Pacific Ocean (Oct. 15, 2003) Seaman Juan Alicianieves from Bonce, Puerto Rico, stands the lee helmsman watch in the Pilot House aboard USS Nimitz (CVN 68). The Nimitz Carrier Strike Group and her emba... more

Interior Communications Electrician 3rd Class Jonathan Livingstone from St. Louis, Mo., takes resistance readings on wires

Interior Communications Electrician 3rd Class Jonathan Livingstone fro...

Western Pacific Ocean (Oct. 16, 2003) Interior Communications Electrician 3rd Class Jonathan Livingstone from St. Louis, Mo., takes resistance readings on wires in the television repair shop aboard USS Nimitz (... more

Damage Controlman 3rd Class Todd Williams from Palmdale, Calif., logs in a MCU2P gas mask

Damage Controlman 3rd Class Todd Williams from Palmdale, Calif., logs ...

Western Pacific Ocean (Oct. 16, 2003) Damage Controlman 3rd Class Todd Williams from Palmdale, Calif., logs in a MCU2P gas mask as part of an end of deployment inventory of damage control equipment aboard USS N... more

S-3B Viking aircraft assigned to the Dragonfires of Sea Control Squadron Two Nine (VS-29), fly over the Western Pacific Ocean.

S-3B Viking aircraft assigned to the Dragonfires of Sea Control Squadr...

Western Pacific Ocean (Oct. 20, 2003) S-3B Viking aircraft assigned to the Dragonfires of Sea Control Squadron Two Nine (VS-29), fly over the Western Pacific Ocean. The Nimitz Carrier Strike Group (CSG) and Ca... more

F/A-18 Hornets assigned to the Mighty Shrikes of Strike Fighter Squadron Ninety Four (VFA-94)

F/A-18 Hornets assigned to the Mighty Shrikes of Strike Fighter Squadr...

Western Pacific Ocean (Oct. 20, 2003) F/A-18 Hornets assigned to the "Mighty Shrikes" of Strike Fighter Squadron Ninety Four (VFA-94), fly over the Western Pacific Ocean in a diamond formation during flight ope... more

An S-3B Viking assigned to the Dragonfires of Sea Control Squadron Twenty Nine (VS-29).

An S-3B Viking assigned to the Dragonfires of Sea Control Squadron Twe...

Western Pacific Ocean (Oct. 20, 2003) An S-3B Viking assigned to the Dragonfires of Sea Control Squadron Twenty Nine (VS-29), flies over the Western Pacific Ocean during flight operations. The Nimitz Carrier S... more

An F/A-18 Hornet assigned to the Mighty Shrikes of Strike Fighter Squadron Ninety Four (VFA-94).

An F/A-18 Hornet assigned to the Mighty Shrikes of Strike Fighter Squa...

Western Pacific Ocean (Oct. 20, 2003) An F/A-18 Hornet assigned to the "Mighty Shrikes" of Strike Fighter Squadron Ninety Four (VFA-94), flies over the Western Pacific Ocean during flight operations. The Nimitz... more

A squadron crewmember helps strap Photographer�s Mate 1st Class Edward Berard, from Lompoc, Calif., into an F/A-18F Super Hornet.

A squadron crewmember helps strap Photographer�s Mate 1st Class Edward...

Western Pacific Ocean (Oct. 20, 2003) A squadron crewmember helps strap Photographers Mate 1st Class Edward Berard, from Lompoc, Calif., into an F/A-18F Super Hornet assigned to the Black Aces of Strike Fighter... more

An HH-60H Seahawk assigned to the �Indians� of Helicopter Antisubmarine Warfare Squadron Six (HS-6) transports ordnance from USS Nimitz�s (CVN 68) to USNS Kilauea (T-AE 26)

An HH-60H Seahawk assigned to the �Indians� of Helicopter Antisubmarin...

Western Pacific Ocean (Oct. 23, 2003) An HH-60H Seahawk assigned to the Indians of Helicopter Antisubmarine Warfare Squadron Six (HS-6) transports ordnance from USS Nimitzs (CVN 68) to USNS Kilauea (T-AE 26). ... more

Ordnancemen assigned to USS Nimitz (CVN 68) gather ordnance for delivery to USNS Kilauea (T-AE 26) with help from an HH-60H Seahawk assigned to the �Indians� of Helicopter Antisubmarine Warfare Squadron Six (HS-6)

Ordnancemen assigned to USS Nimitz (CVN 68) gather ordnance for delive...

Western Pacific Ocean (Oct. 23, 2003) Ordnancemen assigned to USS Nimitz (CVN 68) gather ordnance for delivery to USNS Kilauea (T-AE 26) with help from an HH-60H Seahawk assigned to the Indians of Helicopter An... more

During an ammunition offload, Aviation Ordnanceman prepare crates of ordnance to be transported from USS Nimitz (CVN 68) to the USNS Kilauea (T-AE 26).

During an ammunition offload, Aviation Ordnanceman prepare crates of o...

Western Pacific Ocean (Oct. 23, 2003) During an ammunition offload, Aviation Ordnanceman prepare crates of ordnance to be transported from USS Nimitz (CVN 68) to USNS Kilauea (T-AE 26). The Nimitz Carrier Stri... more

F/A-18 Super Hornets assigned to the Black Aces of Strike Fighter Squadron Forty One (VFA-41) fly over the Western Pacific Ocean

F/A-18 Super Hornets assigned to the Black Aces of Strike Fighter Squa...

Western Pacific Ocean (Oct. 25, 2003) F/A-18 Super Hornets assigned to the Black Aces of Strike Fighter Squadron Forty One (VFA-41) fly over the Western Pacific Ocean in a stack formation. The Nimitz Carrier St... more

Photographer�s Mate 3rd Class Beth Thompson, from San Francisco, Calif., photographs an F/A-18 Hornet

Photographer�s Mate 3rd Class Beth Thompson, from San Francisco, Calif...

Western Pacific Ocean (Oct. 25, 2003) Photographers Mate 3rd Class Beth Thompson, from San Francisco, Calif., photographs an F/A-18 Hornet, from the cargo ramp of a C-2 Greyhound, assigned to the Black Aces of ... more

An F/A-18 Hornet assigned to the �Mighty Shrikes� of Strike Fighter Squadron Ninety Four (VFA-94).

An F/A-18 Hornet assigned to the �Mighty Shrikes� of Strike Fighter Sq...

Western Pacific Ocean (Oct. 25, 2003) An F/A-18 Hornet assigned to the Mighty Shrikes of Strike Fighter Squadron Ninety Four (VFA-94), flies over the Western Pacific Ocean during flight operations aboard USS Ni... more

An F/A-18E Super Hornet flies over the Western Pacific Ocean during flight operations.

An F/A-18E Super Hornet flies over the Western Pacific Ocean during fl...

Western Pacific Ocean (Oct. 25, 2003) An F/A-18E Super Hornet assigned to the Tophatters of Strike Fighter Squadron One Four (VFA-14), flies over the Western Pacific Ocean during flight operations. VFA-14 is as... more

An F/A-18F Super Hornet flies over the Western Pacific Ocean during flight operations.

An F/A-18F Super Hornet flies over the Western Pacific Ocean during fl...

Western Pacific Ocean (Oct. 25, 2003) An F/A-18F Super Hornet assigned to the Black Aces of Strike Fighter Squadron Four One (VFA-41), flies over the Western Pacific Ocean during flight operations. VFA-41 is a... more

During flight operations F/A-18F Super Hornets fly over the Western Pacific Ocean in a tight formation.

During flight operations F/A-18F Super Hornets fly over the Western Pa...

Western Pacific Ocean (Oct. 25, 2003) During flight operations F/A-18F Super Hornets assigned to the Black Aces of Strike Fighter Squadron Four One (VFA-41) fly over the Western Pacific Ocean in a tight formati... more

An F/A-18 Super Hornet assigned to the Black Aces of Strike Fighter Squadron Forty One (VFA-41), flies over the Western Pacific Ocean during flight operations

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

Western Pacific Ocean (Oct. 25, 2003) An F/A-18 Super Hornet assigned to the Black Aces of Strike Fighter Squadron Forty One (VFA-41), flies over the Western Pacific Ocean during flight operations. The Nimitz C... more

An F/A-18 Hornet assigned to the Mighty Shrikes of Strike Fighter Squadron Ninety Four (VFA-94), flies over the Western Pacific Ocean during flight operations aboard USS Nimitz (CVN 68)

An F/A-18 Hornet assigned to the Mighty Shrikes of Strike Fighter Squa...

Western Pacific Ocean (Oct. 25, 2003) An F/A-18 Hornet assigned to the Mighty Shrikes of Strike Fighter Squadron Ninety Four (VFA-94), flies over the Western Pacific Ocean during flight operations aboard USS N... more

An F/A-18 Hornet assigned to the Mighty Shrikes Strike Fighter Squadron Nine Four (VFA-94) in-flight over the Western Pacific Ocean.  The Nimitz Carrier Strike Force and Carrier Air Wing Eleven (CVW-11) are on deployment in the Western Pacific.

An F/A-18 Hornet assigned to the Mighty Shrikes Strike Fighter Squadro...

Western Pacific Ocean (Oct. 25, 2003) An F/A-18 Hornet assigned to the Mighty Shrikes Strike Fighter Squadron Nine Four (VFA-94) in-flight over the Western Pacific Ocean. The Nimitz Carrier Strike Force and Ca... more

F/A-18A Hornets fly over the Western Pacific Ocean during flight operations.

F/A-18A Hornets fly over the Western Pacific Ocean during flight opera...

Western Pacific Ocean (Oct. 26, 2003) F/A-18A Hornets assigned to the Warhawks of Strike Fighter Squadron Nine Seven (VFA-97) fly over the Western Pacific Ocean during flight operations. VFA-97 is assigned to C... more

An F/A-18A Hornets fly over the Western Pacific Ocean during flight operations.

An F/A-18A Hornets fly over the Western Pacific Ocean during flight op...

Western Pacific Ocean (Oct. 26, 2003) An F/A-18A Hornet assigned to the Warhawks of Strike Fighter Squadron Nine Seven (VFA-97) fly over the Western Pacific Ocean during flight operations. VFA-97 is assigned to... more

USS Bridge (AOE-10) steams behind USS Nimitz (CVN 68)

USS Bridge (AOE-10) steams behind USS Nimitz (CVN 68)

Western Pacific Ocean (Oct. 26, 2003) USS Bridge (AOE-10) steams behind USS Nimitz (CVN 68) after a Replenishment At Sea (RAS). The Nimitz Carrier Strike Group and Carrier Air Wing Eleven (CVW-11) are deployed... more

An EA-6B Prowler assigned to the Black Ravens of Electronic Attack Squadron One Thirty Five (VAQ-135) flies over the Western Pacific Ocean

An EA-6B Prowler assigned to the Black Ravens of Electronic Attack Squ...

Western Pacific Ocean (Oct. 26, 2003) An EA-6B Prowler assigned to the Black Ravens of Electronic Attack Squadron One Thirty Five (VAQ-135) flies over the Western Pacific Ocean during flight operations off of U... more

An F/A-18A Hornet flies over the Western Pacific Ocean during flight operations.

An F/A-18A Hornet flies over the Western Pacific Ocean during flight o...

Western Pacific Ocean (Oct. 26, 2003) An F/A-18A Hornet assigned to the Warhawks of Strike Fighter Squadron Nine Seven (VFA-97) flies over the Western Pacific Ocean during flight operations. VFA-97 is assigned ... more

F/A-18A Hornets ly over the Western Pacific Ocean during flight operations.

F/A-18A Hornets ly over the Western Pacific Ocean during flight operat...

Western Pacific Ocean (Oct. 26, 2003) F/A-18A Hornets assigned to the Warhawks of Strike Fighter Squadron Nine Seven (VFA-97) fly over the Western Pacific Ocean during flight operations. VFA-97 is assigned to ... more

Crewmembers aboard USS Nimitz (CVN 68) and embarked Carrier Air Wing Eleven (CVW-11), man the rails while passing by the USS Arizona Memorial upon entering Pearl Harbor, Hawaii.

Crewmembers aboard USS Nimitz (CVN 68) and embarked Carrier Air Wing E...

Western Pacific Ocean (Oct. 27, 2003) Crewmembers aboard USS Nimitz (CVN 68) and embarked Carrier Air Wing Eleven (CVW-11), man the rails while passing by the USS Arizona Memorial upon entering Pearl Harbor, Ha... more

An SH-60B Seahawk assigned to the Indians of Helicopter Anti-Submarine Squadron Six (HS-6), passes by the USS Arizona Memorial while entering Pearl Harbor, Hawaii.

An SH-60B Seahawk assigned to the Indians of Helicopter Anti-Submarine...

Western Pacific Ocean (Oct. 27, 2003) An SH-60F Seahawk assigned to the Indians of Helicopter Anti-Submarine Squadron Six (HS-6), passes by the USS Arizona Memorial while entering Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. The Nim... more

USS Nimitz (CVN 68) and her embarked Air Wing, Carrier Air Wing Eleven (CVW-11) pull into Naval Base Pearl Harbor, Hawaii

USS Nimitz (CVN 68) and her embarked Air Wing, Carrier Air Wing Eleven...

Western Pacific Ocean (Oct. 27, 2003) USS Nimitz (CVN 68) and her embarked Air Wing, Carrier Air Wing Eleven (CVW-11) pull into Naval Base Pearl Harbor, Hawaii as they return from deployment in support of Opera... more

Crewmembers aboard USS Nimitz (CVN 68) and embarked Carrier Air Wing Eleven (CVW-11), man the rails while passing by the USS Missouri (BB 63) upon entering Pearl Harbor, Hawaii

Crewmembers aboard USS Nimitz (CVN 68) and embarked Carrier Air Wing E...

Western Pacific Ocean (Oct. 27, 2003) Crewmembers aboard USS Nimitz (CVN 68) and embarked Carrier Air Wing Eleven (CVW-11), man the rails while passing by the battleship Missouri (BB 63) museum upon entering Pe... more

Business leaders witness flight deck operations

Business leaders witness flight deck operations

Western Pacific Ocean (Nov. 14, 2003) Business leaders witness flight deck operations aboard USS Kitty Hawk (CV 63) while underway in the Western Pacific Ocean as part of an orientation program educating local ... more

USS Kitty Hawk (CV 63) Sailors train aboard the Hull Inflatable Boat (RHIB) Wilbur during a man overboard evolution.

USS Kitty Hawk (CV 63) Sailors train aboard the Hull Inflatable Boat (...

Western Pacific Ocean (Feb. 28, 2004) USS Kitty Hawk (CV 63) Sailors train aboard the Hull Inflatable Boat (RHIB) Wilbur during a man overboard evolution. Wilbur is one of Kitty Hawks two rigid hull inflatable ... more

USS Kitty Hawk�s (CV 63) deck department lowers a Rigid Hull Inflatable Boat (RHIB) into the waters of the Western Pacific Ocean.

USS Kitty Hawk�s (CV 63) deck department lowers a Rigid Hull Inflatabl...

Western Pacific Ocean (Feb. 28, 2004) USS Kitty Hawks (CV 63) deck department lowers a Rigid Hull Inflatable Boat (RHIB) into the waters of the Western Pacific Ocean. The RHIB can be used to deploy search and ... more

The guided missile cruiser USS Chancellorsville (CG 62) launches a BQM-74E drone in support of a RIM-7 NATO Sea Sparrow Missile test firing from USS Kitty Hawk (CV 63).

The guided missile cruiser USS Chancellorsville (CG 62) launches a BQM...

Western Pacific Ocean (Feb. 29, 2004) The guided missile cruiser USS Chancellorsville (CG 62) launches a BQM-74E drone in support of a RIM-7 NATO Sea Sparrow Missile test firing from USS Kitty Hawk (CV 63). The... more

During a general quarters (GQ) drill members of the crash and salvage team aboard the command and control ship USS Blue Ridge (LCC 19) approach aUH-3H Sea King helicopter during a simulated aircraft fire on the ship�s aft flight deck.

During a general quarters (GQ) drill members of the crash and salvage ...

Western Pacific Ocean (Mar. 05, 2004) During a general quarters (GQ) drill members of the crash and salvage team aboard the command and control ship USS Blue Ridge (LCC 19) approach aUH-3H Sea King helicopter d... more

An S-3B Viking assigned to the Sea Control Squadron Three Five (VS-35) prepares to launch from one of four steam powered catapults.

An S-3B Viking assigned to the Sea Control Squadron Three Five (VS-35)...

Western Pacific Ocean (Aug. 06, 2004) An S-3B Viking assigned to the "Blue Wolves" of Sea Control Squadron Three Five (VS-35) prepares to launch from one of four steam powered catapults on the flight deck durin... more

Electrician's Mate Fireman Brian Thompson from Fresno, Calif. coils copper wire for the inside of an electric motor.

Electrician's Mate Fireman Brian Thompson from Fresno, Calif. coils co...

Western Pacific Ocean (Aug. 06, 2004) Electrician's Mate Fireman Brian Thompson from Fresno, Calif. coils copper wire for the inside of an electric motor, while working in the motor rewind shop aboard the aircr... more

Two S-3B Viking aircraft return to the conventionally powered aircraft carrier USS Kitty Hawk (CV 63) after completion of a mission in support of routine Carrier Strike Group (CSG) operations.

Two S-3B Viking aircraft return to the conventionally powered aircraft...

Western Pacific Ocean (Aug. 06, 2004) Two S-3B Viking aircraft assigned to the Fighting Redtails of Sea Control Squadron Two One (VS-21), return to the conventionally powered aircraft carrier USS Kitty Hawk (CV... more

Aviation Boatswain's Mates prepare to refuel an HH-60H Seahawk helicopter.

Aviation Boatswain's Mates prepare to refuel an HH-60H Seahawk helicop...

Western Pacific Ocean (Aug. 11, 2004) Aviation Boatswain's Mates prepare to refuel an HH-60H Seahawk assigned to the "Black Knights" of Helicopter Anti-Submarine Squadron Four (HS-4) aboard the aircraft carrier... more

Damage Control Fireman Joseph Jones from Pomona, Calif., and Damage Control Fireman Daniel Powell from Huntington Beach, Calif., perform periodic maintenance on a fire station.

Damage Control Fireman Joseph Jones from Pomona, Calif., and Damage Co...

Western Pacific Ocean (Aug. 12, 2004) Damage Control Fireman Joseph Jones from Pomona, Calif., and Damage Control Fireman Daniel Powell from Huntington Beach, Calif., perform periodic maintenance on a fire stat... more

 Electronics Technician 3rd Class Sean Fisher of Elmhurst, Ill., and Culinary Specialist 3rd Class Harris Cosme of San Diego, Calif.,

Electronics Technician 3rd Class Sean Fisher of Elmhurst, Ill., and C...

Western Pacific Ocean (Aug. 12, 2004) Electronics Technician 3rd Class Sean Fisher of Elmhurst, Ill., and Culinary Specialist 3rd Class Harris Cosme of San Diego, Calif., load bags of flour onto a stores elevat... more

An MH-60S Knighthawk assigned to the Gunbearers of Helicopter Combat Support Squadron One One (HC-11).

An MH-60S Knighthawk assigned to the Gunbearers of Helicopter Combat S...

Western Pacific Ocean (Aug. 12, 2004) An MH-60S Knighthawk assigned to the "Gunbearers" of Helicopter Combat Support Squadron One One (HC-11) carries cargo from the Military Sealift Command oiler USNS Rainier (... more

Torpedoman's Mate 3rd Class Charles Wyder from Philadelphia, Pa., and Airman Melissa Little from Milton, Fla., practice facing movements as part of the ship�s firing squad aboard the nuclear powered aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74).

Torpedoman's Mate 3rd Class Charles Wyder from Philadelphia, Pa., and ...

Western Pacific Ocean (Aug. 13, 2004) Torpedoman's Mate 3rd Class Charles Wyder from Philadelphia, Pa., and Airman Melissa Little from Milton, Fla., practice facing movements as part of the ships firing squad a... more