USS John F. Kennedy Deployment Delayed

Story Number: NNS020118-09Release Date: 1/15/2002 1:01:00 AM
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By Atlantic Fleet Public Affairs

MAYPORT, Fla. (NNS) -- USS John F. Kennedy (CV 67) is continuing repairs in its homeport of Mayport, and preparing to deploy overseas in support of Operation Enduring Freedom and the nation's war on terrorism.

Kennedy will deploy less early than previously planned, in order to ensure the ship can operate safely and reliably.

In order to ensure operational security, a specific deployment date for Kennedy will not be provided at this time.

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John F. Kennedy at Sea
Official U.S. Navy file photo.
January 9, 2002
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