Preparing the USS John C. Stennis Flight Deck

01/20/2015
01/20/2015: Aviation Boatswain's Mate (Handling) Airman Recruit Zerick Woodberry, from Los Angeles, clears dirt from a pad eye on the flight deck of Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74). Stennis is seen completing a Docking Planned Incremental Availability maintenance period at Puget Sound Naval Shipyard and Intermediate…

USS Carl Vinson Operations at Sea 2

12/29/2014
12/29/2014: In the first three photos, an MH-60R Sea Hawk helicopter from the Battle Cats of Helicopter Maritime Strike Squadron (HSM) 73 lifts off from the flight deck of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Carl Vinson and its embarked air wing, Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 17,…

Seahawks Preparing to Pick up Supplies from the USS Carl Vinson

12/20/2014
12/20/2014: An MH-60S Seahawk helicopter from the Red Lions of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 15 prepares to pick up supplies from the flight deck of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) to distribute to the other ships in the Carl Vinson Carrier Strike Group. Carl Vinson…

The Ballet to Provide Support at Sea

01/27/2012
01/27/2012: Support at Sea [slidepress gallery='support-at-sea'] Credit: USN Visual Service: 01/13/12 In the first photo, Boatswain's Mate 3rd Class Charlesa Anderson signals to the Military Sealift Command fast combat support ship USNS Rainier as cargo is offloaded during a replenishment at sea aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson.…