USS Nimitz - updates

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2 U.S. carrier strike groups hold drills in PH Sea amid China airspace control fears

Jun 24, 2020 - 12:10 AM

The Western Pacific's traditional power showcases its naval might as China plans to establish an air defense identification zone over the South China Sea

NAVAL POWER. The USS Theodore Roosevelt and USS Nimitz carrier strike groups in the Philippine Sea in June 2020. Photo from the US Pacific Fleet Facebook page v

U.S. aircraft carriers in rare Pacific op amid North Korea tensions

Nov 09, 2017 - 10:31 AM

The USS Ronald Reagan, USS Nimitz and USS Theodore Roosevelt will conduct 'coordinated operations in international waters,' the navy said

In this file photo, the Nimitz-class aircraft carriers USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74), left, and USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) conduct dual aircraft carrier strike group operations in the U.S. 7th Fleet area of operations in support of security and stability in the Indo-Asia-Pacific. U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Jake Greenberg

North Korea slams US aircraft carrier's arrival in South

May 12, 2013 - 1:24 PM

North Korea criticizes the arrival of the US aircraft carrier USS Nimitz in the South for a joint drill as an extremely reckless provocation and a rehearsal for war against the communist state