Nimitz Flight Deck Action

08/08/2013
08/08/2013: An F/A-18C Hornet assigned to the Death Rattlers of Marine Fighter Attack Squadron (VMFA) 323 launches off the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68). [slidepress gallery='nimitz-flight-deck-action'] Credit:Defense Imagery Management Operations Center:6/4/13  The Nimitz Carrier Strike Group is deployed to the U.S. 7th Fleet area of…

The USS Nimitz in RIMPAC 2012

08/13/2012
08/13/2012: PEARL HARBOR (July 2, 2012) Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68) transits the waters of Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam during the biennial Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) exercise. Twenty-two nations, more than 40 ships and submarines, more than 200 aircraft and 25,000 personnel are participating in RIMPAC from…