Thursday was a busy day for America’s aircraft carriers, as 8 of 11 were underway all at once, joining 160 other U.S. Navy ships underway around the globe.
Where the carriers were, with photos from this past weekend:
USS Enterprise (CVN 65) in the 5th Fleet — an area that encompasses about 2.5 million square miles of water area and includes the Arabian Gulf, Red Sea, Gulf of Oman and parts of the Indian Ocean.
USS Nimitz (CVN 68) in the Pacific Ocean.
USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69) in the Atlantic Ocean.
USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) in the Pacific Ocean.
USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72) in the 5th Fleet.
USS George Washington (CVN 73) in the Yellow Sea.
USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) in the Pacific Ocean.
USS George H.W. Bush (CVN 77) in the Atlantic Ocean.