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August 31, 2016
 

USS Eisenhower deployment

Navy photograph by SA Joshua Murray

Seaman Gabriela Ramos, from Palmdale, Calif., sews nametags in the canvas and bunting shop of the aircraft carrier USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69) (Ike). Ike and its Carrier Strike Group are deployed in support of Operation Inherent Resolve, maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations.




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Northrop Grumman recognized with manufacturing leadership awards

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Almond Blossom Festival honors veterans

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