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Seven Score and 10 Years Later, Lincoln Sailors Honor Gettysburg Address

The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72).

By Capt. Karl Thomas Commanding Officer, USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72) As the Commanding Officer of the proud warship USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72), I am reminded every day of the sacrifices our service men and women make for their nation. I get an opportunity to interact with these great Americans …

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YOUR Navy Operating Forward – Philippines, Pacific Ocean, Turkey, Gulf of Oman

Right now your Navy is 100 percent on watch around the globe helping to preserve the American way of life. Whether it be operating and training off the coast of California or forward deployed to the Mediterranean Sea, the flexibility and presence provided by our U.S. naval forces provides national …

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Navy’s Most Advanced Aircraft Carrier Ready for Christening

Newport News Shipbuilding begins flooding Dry Dock 12 to float the first in class aircraft carrier, Pre-Commissioning Unit Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78).

By Rear Adm. Tom Moore Program Executive Officer for Aircraft Carriers Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) will be christened Saturday in Newport News, Va., by Mrs. Susan Ford Bales, CVN 78’s sponsor and daughter of the late president. The christening of the ship comes after more than 12 years of …

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