USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72) History

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100805-N-2142S-197 - PACIFIC OCEAN (Aug. 5, 2010) - The Canadian navy auxiliary oiler replenishment HMCS Protecteur (AOR-509) maneuvers into position to provide fuel to the guided-missile destroyers USS Halsey (DDG-97) and USS Shoup (DDG-86). Halsey and Shoup are part of the Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group and are conducting a composite training unit exercise. (U.S. Navy photo by Interior Communications Electrician 1st Class Steven Smith/Released) http://www.navy.mil/list_single.asp?id=90128

 

100809-N-4997L-027 - PACIFIC OCEAN (Aug. 9, 2010) - Aviation Boatswain's Mate (Handling) Airman David Brown listens through a sound powered phone for information on the location of aircraft on the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72) in the ship's flight deck control. Abraham Lincoln is underway for a composite training unit exercise (COMPTUEX), which is designed to train the ship, embarked air wing and other units that make up the Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group to function as one effective fighting force. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Jerine Lee/Released)

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100912-N-5386R-019 - PACIFIC OCEAN (Sept. 12, 2010) - The guided-missile destroyer USS Halsey (DDG-97) transits aft of the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72).† The Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group is conducting maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Robert Robbins/Released) http://www.navy.mil/list_single.asp?id=91569

 

100913-N-4973M-012 - PACIFIC OCEAN (Sept. 13, 2010) - Lt. j.g. Craig Mueller, from St. Louis, Mo., and Lt. j.g. Zach Decker, from Boulder, Co., monitor the defense systems aboard the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72) during exercises off the coast of Southern California. The Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group is conducting maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Brian Morales/Released)

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100914-N-4973M-014 - PACIFIC OCEAN (Sept. 14, 2010) - Lt. Benton Garrett, from Ingleside, Texas, a chaplain aboard the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72)† raises the chalice in the ship's chapel during Catholic Mass. Abraham Lincoln is deployed as part of the Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group conducting maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Brian Morales/Released) http://www.navy.mil/list_single.asp?id=91699

 

100915-N-5277R-004 - PACIFIC OCEAN (Sept. 15, 2010) - Aviation Ordnanceman 3rd Class Gusty Hilaire and Aviation Ordnanceman Airman Eric Barras, both assigned to the Gunslingers of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 34, move practice bombs across the flight deck aboard the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72) (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Barry Riley/Released) http://www.navy.mil/list_single.asp?id=91766

 

100919-N-5226D-141 - PACIFIC OCEAN (Sept. 19, 2010) - The Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group ships cruise in formation during an underway replenishment with the Military Sealift Command fast combat support ship USNS Rainier (T-AOE-7). The Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group is on a scheduled deployment to the U.S. 7th and 5th Fleet areas of responsibility conducting maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Stephen D. Doyle II/Released) http://www.navy.mil/list_single.asp?id=91854

 

100919-N-5226D-355 - PACIFIC OCEAN (Sept. 19, 2010) - The aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72) transits across the Pacific Ocean. The Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group is on a scheduled deployment conducting maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Stephen D. Doyle II/Released)

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100919-N-4997L-092 - PACIFIC OCEAN (Sept. 19, 2010) - The guided-missile destroyer USS Shoup (DDG-86) cruises in the Pacific Ocean. Shoup is part of the Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group, which is on a scheduled deployment conducting maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Jerine Lee/Released)

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100924-N-5539C-013 - GUAM (Sept. 24, 2010) - The Virginia-class attack submarine USS Hawaii (SSN-776) enters Apra Harbor for a scheduled port visit. This is the first deployment of a Virginia-class to the western Pacific region. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Corwin Colbert/Released) http://www.navy.mil/list_single.asp?id=92045

 

101012-N-4997L-006 - PACIFIC OCEAN (Oct. 12, 2010) - Logistic Specialist Seaman Luis Soltero, from Los Angeles, left, and Logistic Specialist Seaman Ryan Duff, from Middletown, Ohio, inventory supplies aboard the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72)/ The Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group is on a scheduled deployment to the U.S. 7th and 5th Fleet areas of responsibility supporting maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts to establish conditions for regional stability. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Jerine Lee/Released) http://www.navy.mil/list_single.asp?id=92672

 

101014-N-5016P-127 - INDIAN OCEAN (Oct. 14, 2010) - The aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72) transits the Indian Ocean. The Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group is on a scheduled deployment to the U.S. 5th and 7th Fleet areas of responsibility, supporting maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts to establish conditions for regional stability. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Arif Patani/Released) http://www.navy.mil/list_single.asp?id=92748

 

101101-N-2821G-084 - GULF OF OMAN (Nov. 1, 2010) - Senior Chief Interior Communications Electrician Marc Oden, participates in a "jump rope for jocks" training session in the hangar bay of the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72).The Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group is on a scheduled deployment to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility supporting maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Alan Gragg/Released) http://www.navy.mil/list_single.asp?id=93591

 

101105-N-7524O-001 - ARABIAN GULF (Nov. 5, 2010) - Cheyenne Kimball, a performer with the country music band, Gloriana, performs in the hangar bay of the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72). The concert was sponsored by the Abraham Lincoln morale, welfare and recreation program. The Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility supporting maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Wade T. Oberlin/Released) http://www.navy.mil/list_single.asp?id=93792

 

101105-N-6092D-056 - ARABIAN GULF (Nov. 5, 2010) - Michael Henry, right, speaks with his son, Boatswain's Mate 2nd Class Corey Henry, assigned to the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72) for the first time in three years. The younger Henry was flown over to the Military Sealift Command fleet replenishment oiler USNS Joshua Humphreys (T-AO-188) where his father works during a refueling with Abraham Lincoln. The Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility supporting maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Christopher Dollar/Released) http://www.navy.mil/list_single.asp?id=94014

 

101123-N-4997L-601 - GULF OF OMAN (Nov. 23, 2010) - Ships from the Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group and the Harry S. Truman Carrier Strike Group cruise in a formation. Both strike groups are deployed in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility supporting maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts to establish conditions for regional stability. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Jerine Lee/Released) http://www.navy.mil/list_single.asp?id=94493

 

101206-N-5016P-019 - ARABIAN SEA (Dec. 6, 2010) - Secretary of Defense Dr. Robert M. Gates is greeted by rainbow sideboys aboard the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72) This is the first time Gates has visited a deployed aircraft carrier. The Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group is deployed in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility supporting maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Arif Patani/Released)

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101206-N-5016P-006 - ARABIAN SEA (Dec. 6, 2010) - Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates delivers remarks during an all-hands call aboard the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72) This is the first time Gates has visited a deployed aircraft carrier. The Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group is deployed in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility supporting maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Arif Patani/Released)

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101210-N-8824M-699 - ARABIAN SEA (Dec. 10, 2010) - USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72) transits the Arabian Sea. Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group is deployed in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility supporting maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts to establish conditions for regional stability. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Spencer Mickler/Released) http://www.navy.mil/list_single.asp?id=95211

 

101210-N-8824M-268 - ARABIAN SEA (Dec. 10, 2010) - USS Halsey (DDG-97) assigned to Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group, sails in a formation with the French aircraft carrier Charles De Gaulle (R-91) during a photo exercise. The Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group is deployed in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility supporting maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts to establish conditions for regional stability. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Spencer Mickler/Released) http://www.navy.mil/list_single.asp?id=95212

 

101216-N-5016P-082 - ARABIAN SEA (Dec. 16, 2010) - Master Chief Susan Whitman, command master chief aboard the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72), helps the ship's crew organize holiday mail during a replenishment at sea. The Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group is deployed in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility supporting maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Arif Patani/Released)

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101221-N-2821G-012 - ARABIAN SEA (Dec. 21, 2010) - Sailors aboard the the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72) gather around an intercom phone to speak with Boston Red Sox manager Terry Francona, who wished them happy holidays during a special phone call. The Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility conducting maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Alan Gragg/Released) http://www.navy.mil/list_single.asp?id=95667

 

101224-N-8824M-092 - U.S. 5TH FLEET AREA OF RESPONSIBILITY (Dec. 24, 2010) - Sailors aboard the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72) gather around a telephone speaker for a holiday phone call with New England Patriots football coach Bill Belicheck, wide receiver Wes Welker and Boston Celtics basketball player Ray Allen. The callers thanked the Sailors aboard Abraham Lincoln and wished everyone a happy holiday. The Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility conducting maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass communication Specialist 3rd Class Spencer Mickler/Released) http://www.navy.mil/list_single.asp?id=95779

 

101228-N-5016P-002 - ARABIAN SEA (Dec. 28, 2010) - An F/A-18 Super Hornet lands on flight deck aboard the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72) at night. Lincoln launched its 1,000th sortie mission in support of Operation Enduring Freedom Dec. 28. The Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility in support of maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Arif Patani/Released) http://www.navy.mil/list_single.asp?id=95859

 

101229-N-7095C-005 - ARABIAN SEA (Dec. 29. 2010) - Sailors aboard the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72) with Boston Bruins goalie Tim Thomas during a phone call from the hockey player to the aircraft carrier. Thomas' phone call is the latest in a series of recent calls from prominent Boston sports figures to Abraham Lincoln sports fans. The Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group is deployed in the U.S. 5th Fleet Area of Responsibility conducting maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Seth Clarke/Released) http://www.navy.mil/list_single.asp?id=95849

 

110105-N-4973M-106 - ARABIAN SEA (Jan. 5, 2011) - Rear Adm. Mark D. Guadagnini, commander of the Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group, signals to launch an F/A-18C Hornet assigned to the Blue Blasters of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 34 aboard the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72). The Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group is deployed in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility conducting maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Brian Morales/Released) http://www.navy.mil/list_single.asp?id=95999

 

110105-N-4973M-080 - ARABIAN SEA (Jan. 5, 2011) - An F/A-18E Super Hornet assigned to the Kestrels of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 137 prepares to launch aboard the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72). The Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group is deployed in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility conducting maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Brian Morales/Released) http://www.navy.mil/list_single.asp?id=95998

 

110108-N-4973M-122 - ARABIAN SEA (Jan. 8, 2011) - Sailors aboard the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln conduct launch and recovery operations. The Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group is deployed in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility conducting maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Brian Morales/Released) http://www.navy.mil/list_single.asp?id=96165

 

110108-N-4973M-068 - ARABIAN SEA (Jan. 8, 2011) - An Aviation Boatswain's Mate (Handling) directs the ground movement of a F/A-18F Super Hornet assigned to the Bounty Hunters of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 2 aboard the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72). The Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility conducting maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Brian Morales/Released) http://www.navy.mil/list_single.asp?id=96163

 

110113-N-7095C-067 - ARABIAN SEA (Jan. 13, 2011) - Rear Adm. Mark D. Guadagnini, left, commander of the Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group, meets with Cmdr. Darren G. McPherson, commanding officer of the guided-missile destroyer USS Sterett (DDG-104), during a visit to the ship to discuss strike group operations in the Arabian Sea. The Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility in support of maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Seth Clarke/Released) http://www.navy.mil/list_single.asp?id=96431

 

110123-N-4973M-028 - ARABIAN SEA (Jan. 23, 2011) - Aviation Boatswain's Mate (Equipment) 3rd Class Shannon Eck, from Youngsville, Penn., speaks to catapult crew members from the center deck operator manhole during an all-female catapult crew event aboard the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72). The Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group is deployed in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility in support of maritime security operations and theater cooperation efforts. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Brian Morales/Released) http://www.navy.mil/list_single.asp?id=96680

 

110127-N-8369A-057 - ARABIAN SEA (Jan. 27, 2011) - Sailors aboard the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72) prepare to receive supplies from the Military Sealift Command fast combat support ship USNS Rainier (T-AOE-7). Rainier is supporting the Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group, which is deployed in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility supporting maritime security operations and theater cooperation efforts. (U.S. Navy photo by Capt. Lee Apsley/Released)

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110127-N-8369A-069 - ARABIAN SEA (Jan. 27, 2011) - Sailors aboard the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72) prepare to receive supplies from the Military Sealift Command fast combat support ship USNS Rainier (T-AOE-7). Rainier is supporting the Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group, which is deployed in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility supporting maritime security operations and theater cooperation efforts. (U.S. Navy photo by Capt. Lee Apsley/Released)

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110127-N-8369A-014 - ARABIAN SEA (Jan. 27, 2011) - The aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72) maneuvers through a turn while underway in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility conducting maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts. (U.S. Navy photo by Capt. Lee Apsley/Released) http://www.navy.mil/list_single.asp?id=97088

 

110203-N-2937R-419 - ARABIAN SEA (Feb. 3, 2011) - An F/A- 18C Hornet assigned to the Blue Blasters of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 34 performs a "touch-and-go" pass over the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72). The Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group is deployed in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility, supporting maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Adam Randolph/Released)

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110210-N-PM781-002 - ARABIAN SEA (Feb. 10, 2011) - Sailors assigned to the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72) ship's band perform during a steel beach picnic aboard the ship. The Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group is on a scheduled deployment to the U.S. 7th and 5th Fleet areas of responsibility supporting maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts to establish conditions for regional stability. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Arif Patani/Released) http://www.navy.mil/list_single.asp?id=97433

 

110324-N-AE328-005 - EVERETT, Wash. (March 24, 2011) - The aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72) arrives at its homeport of Everett, Wash. after a six-month deployment to the western Pacific and the U.S. Central Command area of responsibility. The Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group and embarked Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 2 flew more than 8,300 sorties and completed more than 23,500 flying hours, of which more than 3,600 sorties and nearly 11,000 hours were flown in support of U.S. and coalition ground forces supporting Operation Enduring Freedom. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Nathan Lockwood/Released) http://www.navy.mil/list_single.asp?id=98991

 

110720-N-HO130-063 - PACIFIC OCEAN (July 20, 2011) - An F/A-18C Hornet assigned to the Vigilantes of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 151 lands aboard the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72) and Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 2 are conducting pilot qualifications and will be taking part in Los Angeles Navy Week 2011. (U.S. Navy photo by Chief Mass Communication Specialist Brian Brannon/Released) http://www.navy.mil/list_single.asp?id=104532

 

110725-N-JN612-194 - LOS ANGELES (July 25, 2011) - Sailors man the rails on the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72) as the ship pulls into Los Angeles Harbor. Lincoln is participating in L.A. Navy Week 2011, one of 21 Navy Weeks scheduled in 2011. Navy Weeks are intended to show the investment Americans have made in their Navy as a Global Force for Good and increase awareness in cities that do not have a significant Navy presence. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Adam Randolph/Released) http://www.navy.mil/list_single.asp?id=104653

 

110725-N-LA828-082 - LOS ANGELES (July 25, 2011) - Rear Adm. Troy M. Shoemaker, commander of the Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group, addresses the media on the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72) upon the ship's arrival in Los Angeles Harbor. Abraham Lincoln is participating in L.A. Navy Week 2011, one of 20 Navy Weeks scheduled in 2011. Navy Weeks are intended to show the investment Americans have made in their Navy and increase awareness in cities that do not have a significant Navy presence. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Zachary A. Hunt/Released)

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110726-N-QN972-001 - LOS ANGELES (July 26, 2011) - Rear Adm. Troy Shoemaker, left, commander of the Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group, looks on as Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Ahron Arendes, assigned to the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72) presents a Navy ball cap to a patient at the Children's Hospital of Orange County while Sailors visit the hospital in support of the Navy's Caps For Kids program. Abraham Lincoln is participating in Los Angeles Navy Week 2011. Navy Weeks are intended to show the investment Americans have made in their Navy and increase awareness in cities that do not have a significant Navy presence. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Kirk Putnam/Released)

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110726-N-LA828-161 - LAWNDALE, Calif. (July 26, 2011) - Gayle Anderson, a reporter with KTLA Channel 5 News, interviews Aviation Maintenance Administrationman 2nd Class Rockie Johnson, right, Chief Yeoman Corey Mincey and Aviation Ordnanceman Airman Mercedes Drexler about the involvement of Sailors assigned to the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72) with a Habitat for Humanity project in Lawndale, Calif. during Los Angeles Navy Week 2011. Navy Weeks are intended to show the investment Americans have made in their Navy and increase awareness in cities that do not have a significant Navy presence. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Zachary A. Hunt/Released) http://www.navy.mil/list_single.asp?id=104857

 

110728-N-DO220-017 - SAN PEDRO, Calif. (July 28, 2011) - Command Master Chief Susan Whitman, assigned to the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72) speaks with the Girls Scout Troop 1111 about the ship's aircrafts during a tour. Abraham Lincoln is participating in Los Angeles Navy Week 2011. Navy Weeks are intended to show the investment Americans have made in their Navy and increase awareness in cities that do not have a significant Navy presence. (U.S. Navy photo by Airman Zumy A. Hoyt/Released) http://www.navy.mil/list_single.asp?id=104990

 

110922-N-TU221-477 - PACIFIC OCEAN (Sept. 22, 2011) - Aircraft directors guide an F/A-18C Hornet assigned to Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 34 on the flight deck of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72). Abraham Lincoln is underway conducting a composite training unit exercise to train Sailors assigned to the ship, embarked air wing and other units to function as an effective fighting force. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Travis K. Mendoza/Released) http://www.navy.mil/list_single.asp?id=107671

 

111011-N-YB753-035 - PACIFIC OCEAN (Oct. 11, 2011) - An F/A-18F Super Hornet assigned to the Bounty Hunters of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 2 launches from the Nimitz-class carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72). Abraham Lincoln is underway conducting a composite training unit exercise. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Brian Morales/Released)

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111103-N-KQ416-012 - NAVAL STATION EVERETT (Nov. 3, 2011) - Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy (MCPON) Rick D. West speaks during an all-hands call aboard the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72). (U.S. Navy Photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Zachary S. Welch/ Released) http://www.navy.mil/list_single.asp?id=109845

 

111211-N-JY929-023 SAN DIEGO (Dec. 11, 2011) Vice Adm. Allen G. Meyers, commander of Naval Air Forces (CNAF), addresses the crew of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72) over the ship's 1MC communications channel to congratulate them for various accomplishments throughout the year. Lincoln, underway on deployment to the U.S. 5th and 7th Fleet areas of responsibility, is changing homeports from Everett, Wash. to Norfolk, Va. following deployment for a periodic refueling complex overhaul. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Wade T. Oberlin/Released)

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111215-N-VO377-014 - PACIFIC OCEAN (Dec. 15, 2011) - Lt. David L. Duprey takes possession of the cremated remains of former Chief Hull Technician Timothy A. Cook during a burial at sea ceremony for 44 former service members and dependants aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72). Abraham Lincoln is underway on deployment to the U.S. 5th and U.S. 7th Fleet areas of responsibility and is changing homeports from Everett, Wash. to Norfolk, Va., following deployment for a periodic refueling complex overhaul. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Jonathan P. Idle/Released)

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111220-N-VO377-231 - PACIFIC OCEAN (Dec. 20, 2011) - Sailors assigned to the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72) sort through 36 pallets of mail during an early morning vertical replenishment at sea. Lincoln is deployed to the Pacific Fleet area of responsibility to promote maritime security, regional cooperation and stability. (U.S. Navy photo Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Jonathan P. Idle/Released) http://www.navy.mil/list_single.asp?id=112659

 

111220-N-KQ416-025 - PACIFIC OCEAN (Dec. 20, 2011) - Lt. Cmdr. Tristan Oliveria, Lt. Michael Chalfant and Chief Yeoman Ken Ingle ask San Diego Padres catcher Nick Hundley questions during a holiday morale phone call aboard the Nimitz-Class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72). Abraham Lincoln is deployed to the U.S. Pacific Fleet area of responsibility to promote maritime security, regional cooperation and stability. (U.S. Navy photo Mass Communication Specialist Zachary S. Welch/Released)

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120105-N-JN612-069 - SOUTH CHINA SEA (Jan. 5, 2012) - Cmdr. Brent Gaut relieves Cmdr. Kenneth Strong as commanding officer of Helicopter Maritime Strike Squadron (HSM) 77 during an airborne change of command in the sky near the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72). Abraham Lincoln is in the U.S. 7th Fleet area of responsibility as part of a deployment to the western Pacific and Indian Oceans en route to support coalition efforts in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Adam Randolph/Released) http://www.navy.mil/list_single.asp?id=113029

 

120106-N-SK590-049 - LAEM CHABANG, Thailand (JAN. 06, 2012) - Capt. John D. Alexander, commanding officer of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72), speaks with members of the Thai media on the pier shortly after the ships arrival. Abraham Lincoln is on a port visit to Thailand to strengthen ties with the partner nation. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Tim Godbee) http://www.navy.mil/list_single.asp?id=113063

 

120107-N-QH883-001 - RAYONG, Thailand (Jan. 7, 2012) - Master Chief Susan Whitman, command master chief of the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72), shares candy with a young girl during a community service project at Camillian Social Center for children and adults living with HIV and AIDS. Members of the USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72) chief's mess visited the center during a port visit to Laem Chabang and Pattaya, Thailand. (U.S. Navy photo by Chief Mass Communication Specialist Eric S. Powell/Released) http://www.navy.mil/list_single.asp?id=113111

 

120119-N-YL945-045 - ARABIAN SEA (Jan. 19, 2012) - The Nimitz-class aircraft carriers USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72) and USS John C. Stennis (CVN-74) join for a turnover of responsibility in the Arabian Sea. Both ships are deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Colby K. Neal/Released)

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120216-N-KQ416-277 - ARABIAN SEA (Feb. 16, 2012) - Aviation Electrician's Mate Airman Gerad J. Hubbard, a plane captain assigned to the Lancers of Electronic Attack Squadron (VAQ) 131, signals to the pilot of an EA-6B Prowler during startup procedures on the flight deck of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72). Abraham Lincoln is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility conducting maritime security operations, theater security cooperation efforts and support missions as part of Operation Enduring Freedom. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Zachary S. Welch/Released)

http://www.navy.mil/list_single.asp?id=115809

 

120216-N-DR144-098 - ARABIAN GULF (Feb. 16, 2012) - The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Sterett (DDG-104) follows the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN-70) while transiting the Strait of Hormuz. Carl Vinson and Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 17 are deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class James R. Evans/Released) http://www.navy.mil/list_single.asp?id=115951

 

120302-N-KQ416-210 - ARABIAN SEA (March 2, 2012) - Grammy Award-nominated punk rock band Bowling for Soup performs for Sailors in the hangar bay of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72). The band toured the ship, met with Sailors and performed for the crew as part of a tour sponsored by Navy Entertainment. Abraham Lincoln is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility conducting maritime security operations, theater security cooperation efforts and support missions as part of Operation Enduring Freedom. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Zachary S. Welch/Released)

http://www.navy.mil/list_single.asp?id=116693

 

120305-N-YB753-034 - ARABIAN SEA (March 5, 2012) - Lt. David Flowers, from Bernie, Mo., signals the launch of an F/A-18F Super Hornet assigned to the Bounty Hunters of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 2 aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72). Abraham Lincoln is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility conducting maritime security operations, theater security cooperation efforts and support missions as part of Operation Enduring Freedom. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Brian Morales/Released) http://www.navy.mil/list_single.asp?id=116662

 

120306-N-KQ416-369 - ARABIAN SEA (March 6, 2012) - An MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter assigned to the Golden Falcons of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 12 prepares to land on the flight deck of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72). Abraham Lincoln is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility conducting maritime security operations, theater security cooperation efforts and support missions as part of Operation Enduring Freedom. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Zachary S. Welch/Released) http://www.navy.mil/list_single.asp?id=116775

 

120319-N-KQ416-067 - ARABIAN GULF (March 19, 2012) - Vice Adm. Mark Fox, commander of U.S. Naval Forces Central Command, passes through rainbow sideboys on the flight deck of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72). Abraham Lincoln is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility conducting maritime security operations, theater security cooperation efforts and support missions as part of Operation Enduring Freedom. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Zachary S. Welch/Released) http://www.navy.mil/list_single.asp?id=117849

 

120410-N-MK401-080 - ARABIAN SEA (April 10, 2012) - Aviation Machinist's Mate Airmen Jason S. Kaminski and Luiz Ferreira prepare the engine of an F/A-18E Super Hornet assigned to the Kestrels of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 137 for inspection in the hangar bay of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72). Abraham Lincoln is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility conducting maritime security operations, theater security cooperation efforts and support missions as part of Operation Enduring Freedom. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Mason D. Campbell/Released)

http://www.navy.mil/list_single.asp?id=121376

 

120412-N-JY929-007 - ARABIAN SEA (April 12, 2012) - An MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter assigned to the Golden Falcons of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 12 transports supplies from the Military Sealift Command dry cargo and ammunition ship USNS Charles Drew (T-AKE 10) to the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72), not pictured, during a replenishment at sea. Abraham Lincoln is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility conducting maritime security operations, theater security cooperation efforts and support missions as part of Operation Enduring Freedom. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Wade T. Oberlin/Released) http://www.navy.mil/view_image.asp?id=121525

 

120413-N-VO377-135 - ARABIAN SEA (April 13, 2012) - Members of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72) chiefs' mess grill ribs during no-fly day festivities on the ship's flight deck. Abraham Lincoln is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility conducting maritime security operations, theater security cooperation efforts and support missions as part of Operation Enduring Freedom. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Jonathan P. Idle/Released)

http://www.navy.mil/list_single.asp?id=121624

 

120417-N-MK401-127 - ARABIAN SEA (April 17, 2012) - Lt. Cmdr. Clemente Gattano explains flight deck control operations to Ultimate Fighting Championship fighters Rich Franklin, Keith Jardine and Stephan Bonnar aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72). Abraham Lincoln is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility conducting maritime security operations, theater security cooperation efforts and support missions as part of Operation Enduring Freedom. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Mason D. Campbell/Released) http://www.navy.mil/list_single.asp?id=122022

 

110928-N-TU221-257 - PACIFIC OCEAN (Sept. 28, 2011) - The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Sterett (DDG 104) is underway conducting a composite training unit exercise with the ships of the Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Travis K. Mendoza/Released) http://www.navy.mil/list_single.asp?id=108058

 

120421-N-KQ416-476 - ARABIAN SEA (April 21, 2012) - The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72) and the British Royal Fleet Auxiliary replenishment oiler RFA Fort Victoria (A387) transit the Arabian Sea. Abraham Lincoln is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility conducting maritime security operations, theater security cooperation efforts and support missions as part of Operation Enduring Freedom. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Zachary S. Welch/Released)

http://www.navy.mil/list_single.asp?id=122480

 

120422-N-SK590-937 - ARABIAN SEA (April 22, 2012) - The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Sterett (DDG-104) transits the Arabian Sea. Sterett is deployed as part of the Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility conducting maritime security operations, theater security cooperation efforts and support missions as part of Operation Enduring Freedom. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Tim D. Godbee/Released)

http://www.navy.mil/view_image.asp?id=122820

 

120423-N-JN612-173 - ARABIAN SEA (April 23, 2012) - Landing signal officers provide guidance during aircraft recovery aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72). Abraham Lincoln is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility conducting maritime security operations, theater security cooperation efforts and support missions as part of Operation Enduring Freedom. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Adam Randolph/Released)

http://www.navy.mil/list_single.asp?id=122758

 

120423-N-KQ416-035 - ARABIAN SEA (April 23, 2012) - Country music superstar Toby Keith talks with Quartermaster Seaman John Mendez while touring the bridge of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72). Keith is on his 10th tour with the United Services Organization (USO) performing for deployed service members around the world. Abraham Lincoln is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility conducting maritime security operations, theater security cooperation efforts and support missions as part of Operation Enduring Freedom. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Zachary S. Welch/Released)

http://www.navy.mil/list_single.asp?id=122484

 

120424-N-WD757-006 - ARABIAN SEA (April 24, 2012) - A Sailor jumps from an aircraft elevator during an all-hands swim call aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72). Abraham Lincoln is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility conducting maritime security operations, theater security cooperation efforts and support missions as part of Operation Enduring Freedom. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Carlos M. Vazquez II/Released)

http://www.navy.mil/list_single.asp?id=122703

 

120329-N-ZZ999-002 The graphic logo to illustrate Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM) initiative.

http://www.navy.mil/list_single.asp?id=120555

 

120507-N-KQ416-149 ARABIAN GULF (May 7, 2012) Teresa Scanlan, Miss America 2011, performs for the crew of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72) in the ship's hangar bay. Lincoln is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility conducting maritime security operations, theater security cooperation efforts and support missions as part of Operation Enduring Freedom. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Zachary S. Welch/Released)

http://www.navy.mil/view_image.asp?id=123577

 

120515-N-BL924-002 - ARABIAN SEA (May 15, 2002) - Aviation Structural Mechanic 1st Class Matthew Hamm applies the name of Army Sgt. Troy Hayes to the side of an MH-60R Sea Hawk helicopter assigned to the Saberhawks of Helicopter Maritime Strike Squadron (HSM) 77 in the hangar bay of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72). Hayes, serving in Afghanistan, is the brother-in-law of HSM-77 Aviation Ordnanceman 1st Class Michael Noviski. Lincoln is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility conducting maritime security operations, theater security cooperation efforts and combat flight operations in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. (U.S. Navy photo by Lt. j.g. Adam Arndt/Released)

http://www.navy.mil/view_image.asp?id=124603

 

120517-N-YQ369-086 - ARABIAN SEA (May 17, 2012) - Chief Warrant Officer 2 Laila Salaam supervises Information Systems Technician 2nd Class Kyle Griffin aboard the Nimitz-class carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72). Lincoln is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility conducting maritime security operations, theater security cooperation efforts and support missions as part of Operation Enduring Freedom. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Kathleen L. Church/Released)

http://www.navy.mil/view_image.asp?id=124239

 

120525-N-KQ416-026 - ARABIAN SEA (May 25, 2012) - Master Chief Susan Whitman, command master chief of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72), wipes tears from her eyes while watching a slide presentation during a change of charge ceremony. Master Chief Gregg Weber relieved Whitman during the ceremony. Lincoln is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility conducting maritime security operations, theater security cooperation efforts and support missions as part of Operation Enduring Freedom. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Zachary S. Welch/Released)

http://www.navy.mil/view_image.asp?id=124929

 

120525-N-JN664-026 - ARABIAN SEA (May 25, 2012) - Boatswain's Mate Seaman Dejon Thomas puts on firefighting equipment during a damage control olympics race in the hangar bay of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72). Lincoln is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility conducting maritime security operations, theater security cooperation efforts and support missions as part of Operation Enduring Freedom. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Karolina A. Martinez/Released) http://www.navy.mil/view_image.asp?id=124926

 

120601-N-JY929-043 - ARABIAN SEA (June 1, 2012) - A wreath floats out to sea during a wreath laying ceremony held on the fantail of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72) to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the Battle of Midway. The Battle of Midway is widely considered the decisive battle in the Pacific theater during World War II. Abraham Lincoln is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility conducting maritime security operations, theater security cooperation efforts and support missions as part of Operation Enduring Freedom. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Wade T. Oberlin/Released)

http://www.navy.mil/view_image.asp?id=125459

 

120602-N-NB694-215 - ARABIAN SEA (June 2, 2012) - Two MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopters assigned to the Golden Falcons of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 12 fly past the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72) during an airborne change of command ceremony. Lincoln is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility conducting maritime security operations, theater security cooperation efforts and combat flight operations in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Joshua E. Walters/Released) http://www.navy.mil/view_image.asp?id=125318

 

120612-N-JN664-064 - ARABIAN GULF (June 12, 2012) - Benjamin Walker, who plays the titular role in the film ' Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter' tours the bridge of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72). Lincoln is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility conducting maritime security operations, theater security cooperation efforts and combat flight operations in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Karolina A. Martinez/Released) http://www.navy.mil/view_image.asp?id=125815

 

120704-N-KQ416-024 - ARABIAN SEA (July 4, 2012) - Vice Adm. John W. Miller, commander of U.S. Naval Forces Central Command, addresses the crew of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72) during an all-hands call in the ship's hangar bay. Lincoln is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility conducting maritime security operations, theater security cooperation efforts and combat flight operations in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Zachary S. Welch/Released) http://www.navy.mil/view_image.asp?id=127203

 

120705-N-VO377-042 - ARABIAN SEA (July 5, 2012) - Sailors participate in a steel beach picnic on the flight deck of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72). Cooks from the Valley, a volunteer organization from Bakersfield, Calif., delivered and cooked more than 14,000 steaks for Sailors as part of a visit to naval assets in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility. Lincoln is deployed to the 5th Fleet conducting maritime security operations, theater security cooperation efforts and combat flight operations in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Jonathan P. Idle/Released)

http://www.navy.mil/view_image.asp?id=127175

 

 

120709-N-WD757-528 - ARABIAN SEA (July 9, 2012) - Leadership assigned to the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72) gather together following flights marking Lincoln's final day of operations in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. Lincoln is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility conducting maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Carlos M. Vazquez II/Released)

http://www.navy.mil/view_image.asp?id=127412

 

120713-N-VY256-089 - RED SEA (July 13, 2012) - Damage Controlman 3rd Class Ryan Collier receives his enlisted surface warfare specialist pin aboard the Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Cape St. George (CG-71). Collier is the 99th Sailor to qualify for the pin during the ship's 2011-2012 deployment. Cape St. George is on a regularly scheduled deployment in support of maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts in the U.S. 6th Fleet area of responsibility. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Christopher S. Johnson/Released) http://www.navy.mil/view_image.asp?id=127869

 

110203-N-5328N-140 - PENSACOLA, Fla. (Feb. 3, 2011) - The Center for Information Dominance (CID) has become the first non-operational shore command approved for the newly created Enlisted Information Dominance Warfare Specialty pin. (U.S. Navy photo by Gary Nichols/Released) http://www.navy.mil/view_image.asp?id=97329

 

120714-N-KQ416-041- RED SEA (July 14, 2012) - Culinary Specialist 1st Class Christopher R. Williams sprinkles paprika on deep-fried shrimp tortillas during the Abraham Lincoln Strike Group Culinary Showdown aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72). Abraham Lincoln is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility conducting maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Zachary S. Welch/Released) http://www.navy.mil/view_image.asp?id=127768

 

120716-N-YQ369-006 - SUEZ CANAL (July 16, 2012) - The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72) approaches the Friendship Bridge while transiting the Suez Canal. Following five months operating in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility, Lincoln entered the U.S. 6th Fleet en route to the U.S. to complete an eight-month deployment. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3nd Class Kathleen L. Church/Released) http://www.navy.mil/view_image.asp?id=127878

 

120807-N-AG285-304 - ATLANTIC OCEAN (Aug. 7, 2012) - The aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72) prepares to arrive at it's new homeport at Naval Station Norfolk. Abraham Lincoln deployed as part of Carrier Strike Group (CSG) 9 to support maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts in the U.S. 5th , 6th and 7th Fleet areas of responsibility. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Petty Officer 3rd Class Desiree D. Green/Released) http://www.navy.mil/view_image.asp?id=131151

 

120921-N-KQ416-060 - NORFOLK (Sept. 21, 2012) - Capt. John D. Alexander, the departing commanding officer of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72), passes through ceremonial sideboys after being officially relieved by Capt. Karl O. Thomas during a change of command ceremony in the ship's hangar bay. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Zachary S. Welch/Released) http://www.navy.mil/view_image.asp?id=134493

 

121115-N-HB951-010 - WASHINGTON (Nov. 15, 2012) - Religious Programs Specialist 1st Class Marco Mirador, assigned to the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72), talks with a group of elementary school children at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C. Abraham Lincoln's religious ministries department personnel visited the nation's capital as part of a reenlistment ceremony for Chief Religious Programs Specialist Elliot Warley. (U.S. Navy photo by Seaman Phylicia Sorenson/Released)

http://www.navy.mil/view_image.asp?id=140222

 

121116-N-NB694-026 - NORFOLK (Nov. 16, 2012) - Hospital Corpsman 2nd Class Matthew Papa explains the dangers of workout supplements to Culinary Specialist 1st Class Shelly Mathis during a health fair aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln's (CVN-72) floating accommodation facility. Abraham Lincoln's medical department hosted the fair to share important health information with the ship's crew. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Joshua E. Walters/Released)

http://www.navy.mil/view_image.asp?id=140227

 

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Operations Evening Light and Eagle Claw, A Sailors tale of his Tour of duty in the U.S. Navy (August 1977 to February 1983)

 

A Sailors Tale of His Tour of Duty in the U. S. Navy (August 1977 to February 1983) Operations Evening Light and Eagle Claw

(24 April 1980)

 

Book - ISBN NO.

978-1-4276-0454-5

EBook - ISBN NO.

978-1-329-15473-5

 

Operations Evening Light and Eagle Claw (24 April 1980) Iran and Air Arm History (1941 to Present)

 

Operations Evening Light and Eagle Claw (24 April 1980) Iran and Air Arm History (1941 to 2016)

 

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EBook ISBN NO.

978-1-329-19945-3

 

USS CORAL SEA CV-42, CVB-43, CVA-43 & CV-43 HISTORY, AND THOSE AIRCRAFT CARRIERS OPERATING WITH CORAL SEA  Vol. I (10 July 1944 to 31 December 1975)

 

USS CORAL SEA CV-42, CVB-43, CVA-43 & CV-43 HISTORY, AND THOSE AIRCRAFT CARRIERS OPERATING WITH CORAL SEA Vol. I

(10 July 1944 to 31 December 1975) -

 

Book ISBN NO.

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978-1-329-54596-0

 

USS CORAL SEA CV-42, CVB-43, CVA-43 & CV-43 HISTORY, AND THOSE AIRCRAFT CARRIERS OPERATING WITH CORAL SEA DURING HER TOUR OF SERVICE Vol. II (1 January 1976 to 25 August 1981)

 

USS CORAL SEA CV-42, CVB-43, CVA-43 & CV-43 HISTORY, AND THOSE AIRCRAFT CARRIERS OPERATING WITH CORAL SEA DURING HER TOUR OF SERVICE Vol. II (1 January 1976 to

25 August 1981) -

 

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978-1-329-54790-2

 

USS CORAL SEA CV-42, CVB-43, CVA-43 & CV-43 HISTORY, AND THOSE AIRCRAFT CARRIERS OPERATING WITH CORAL SEA DURING HER TOUR OF SERVICE Vol. III (20 August 1981 to 26 April 1990)

 

USS CORAL SEA CV-42, CVB-43, CVA-43 & CV-43 HISTORY, AND THOSE AIRCRAFT CARRIERS OPERATING WITH CORAL SEA DURING HER TOUR OF SERVICE Vol. III (20 August 1981 to 26 April 1990) -

 

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978-1-329-55111-4

 

USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72) History Vol. I (27 December 1982 to 6 May 2003)

 

USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72) History Vol. I† (27 December 1982 to

6 May 2003)

 

Book - ISBN NO.

To Be Announced

EBook - ISBN No.

978-1-365-73794-7

 

USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72) History Vol. II (7 May 2003 to 13 January 2010)

 

USS Abraham Lincoln

(CVN-72) History Vol. II

(7 May 2003 to 13 January 2010)

 

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978-1-365-74027-5

 

USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72) History Vol. III (14 January 2010 to 31 December 2012)

 

 

USS Abraham Lincoln

(CVN-72) History Vol. III

(14 January 2010 to

31 December 2012)

 

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978-1-365-74145-6

 

USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72) History of Refueling and Complex Overhaul (RCOH)  (1 January 2013 to 2017)

 

USS Abraham Lincoln

(CVN-72) History of

Refueling and Complex

Overhaul (RCOH)

(1 January 2013 to 2017

Sea Trials) Volume IV

 

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978-1-365-74587-4

 

U. S. AIRCRAFT CARRIER SHIP HISTORY (1920 to 2016)

 

U. S. AIRCRAFT CARRIER SHIP HISTORY (1920 to 2016)

 

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978-1-4276-0465-1

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978-1-365-25019-4

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U. S. AIRCRAFT CARRIERS REDESIGNATED AND OR RECLASSIFIED (1953 to 2016)

 

U. S. AIRCRAFT

CARRIERS

REDESIGNATED

AND OR

RECLASSIFIED

(1953 to 2016)

 

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