US Senior Aircraft Carrier for Final Deployment

USN
Tuesday, March 06, 2012
USS Enterprise: Photo USN

USS Enterprise sails out from Norfolk, Va. soon for final overseas deployment

The 50-year-old flattop, built across the Hampton Roads waterway at Newport News Shipbuilding, will lead a carrier strike group eastward to conduct operations in the 5th and 6th Fleet areas of operation — essentially, the Persian Gulf, north Arabian Sea and the Mediterranean.

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