Supporting airstrikes to working out: Life aboard an aircraft carrier
By STARS AND STRIPES Published: August 21, 2015
From morning maintenance checks to fighter jet takeoffs and landings, there’s rarely a dull moment aboard an aircraft carrier.
Stars and Stripes reporter Chris Church spent a day aboard the USS Theodore Roosevelt as it sails the Persian Gulf as part of the U.S.-led Operation Inherent Resolve.
A sailor punches another sailor in the stomach while doing ab exercises during a Crossfit style fitness program aboard aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt on Aug. 13, 2015. Roosevelt offers a variety of fitness programs for sailors who want to keep physically fit during deployment.
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