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A C-2A Greyhound assigned to Fleet Logistics Support Squadron (VRC) 40 taxis to off-load passengers after landing aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Carl Vinson and Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 17 are deployed to the U.S. 7th Fleet area of operations.
(U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Apprentice Andrew K. Haller / Released) (DVIDS)

A C-2A Greyhound assigned to Fleet Logistics Support Squadron (VRC) 40 taxis to off-load passengers after landing aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Carl Vinson and Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 17 are deployed to the U.S. 7th Fleet area of operations.

(U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Apprentice Andrew K. Haller / Released) (DVIDS)

An F/A-18C Hornet assigned to Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 113, flown by Cmdr. Craig Sicola, forms up after an aerial refueling during a mission flown from the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson. Carl Vinson and Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 17 are deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility. 
Photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class James Evans Navy Visual News Service (DVIDS)

An F/A-18C Hornet assigned to Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 113, flown by Cmdr. Craig Sicola, forms up after an aerial refueling during a mission flown from the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson. Carl Vinson and Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 17 are deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility.

Photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class James Evans Navy Visual News Service (DVIDS)

An F/A-18C Hornet, assigned to Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 113, launches from the flight deck of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson. Carl Vinson and Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 17 are underway on a western Pacific deployment. 
Photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman George M. Bell (DVIDS)

An F/A-18C Hornet, assigned to Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 113, launches from the flight deck of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson. Carl Vinson and Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 17 are underway on a western Pacific deployment.

Photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman George M. Bell (DVIDS)

Hospital Corpsman 1st Class Alfonso Camacho has his eyes illuminated by a black light after fluorescenin drops were applied during an exam in the medical department aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson. Fluorescenin is used to detect problems on the cornea and damage or irritation on the cornea’s surface appears green under the black light. 
(Photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Apprentice Dean M. Cates)

Hospital Corpsman 1st Class Alfonso Camacho has his eyes illuminated by a black light after fluorescenin drops were applied during an exam in the medical department aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson. Fluorescenin is used to detect problems on the cornea and damage or irritation on the cornea’s surface appears green under the black light.

(Photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Apprentice Dean M. Cates)

The son of Electrician’s Mate (Nuclear) 1st Class Randall White, assigned to the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70), waves to his father’s ship as it transits San Diego Bay after departing Naval Air Station North Island on a scheduled deployment to the western Pacific region. 
(U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Trevor Welsh/Released)

The son of Electrician’s Mate (Nuclear) 1st Class Randall White, assigned to the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70), waves to his father’s ship as it transits San Diego Bay after departing Naval Air Station North Island on a scheduled deployment to the western Pacific region.

(U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Trevor Welsh/Released)

Petty Officer 2nd Class Garland Riley rolls fire hoses after conducting hydrostatic testing in the hangar bay aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson. Carl Vinson and Carrier Air Wing 17 are underway conducting operations off the coast of Southern California. 
Photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class James Evans (DVIDS)

Petty Officer 2nd Class Garland Riley rolls fire hoses after conducting hydrostatic testing in the hangar bay aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson. Carl Vinson and Carrier Air Wing 17 are underway conducting operations off the coast of Southern California.

Photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class James Evans (DVIDS)

Aviation Boatswain’s Mate (Handling) 3rd Class David Myrtil directs an F/A-18E Super Hornet assigned to Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 81 aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Carl Vinson and Carrier Air Wing 17 are underway conducting operations off the coast of Southern California. 
U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class James R. Evans/Released (Navy.mil)

Aviation Boatswain’s Mate (Handling) 3rd Class David Myrtil directs an F/A-18E Super Hornet assigned to Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 81 aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Carl Vinson and Carrier Air Wing 17 are underway conducting operations off the coast of Southern California.

U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class James R. Evans/Released (Navy.mil)

An F/A-18C Hornet assigned to Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 113 breaks  the sound barrier over the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson  (CVN 70) during an air power demonstration. Carl Vinson and Carrier Air  Wing (CVW) 17 are underway in the U.S. 7th Fleet area of  responsibility. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd  Class James R. Evans/Released)

An F/A-18C Hornet assigned to Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 113 breaks the sound barrier over the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) during an air power demonstration. Carl Vinson and Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 17 are underway in the U.S. 7th Fleet area of responsibility. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class James R. Evans/Released)