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The aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) pier side in Apra Harbor, Guam
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Apra Harbor, Guam (May 27, 2003) -- The aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) pier side in Apra Harbor, Guam. Vinson is resurfacing a significant portion of the flight deck through the locally contracted shipyard. The normal lifetime of the nonskid surface is 10,000 arrested landings and a normal cruise sees 9,000 to 10,000 traps. The Carl Vinson Carrier Strike Group has been extended on deployment in the Western Pacific while, Kitty Hawk is conducting scheduled maintenance at her forward-deployed operating location in Yokosuka, Japan. U.S. Navy photo. (RELEASED)

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