Aircraft carriers USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69), USS George H.W. Bush (CVN 77), USS Enterprise (CVN 65), USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75), and USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72) are in port at Naval Station Norfolk, Virginia  Picture: REUTERS/U.S. Navy/MC2 Ernest R. Scott

Aircraft carriers USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69), USS George H.W. Bush (CVN 77), USS Enterprise (CVN 65), USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75), and USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72) are in port at Naval Station Norfolk, Virginia Picture: REUTERS/U.S. Navy/MC2 Ernest R. Scott

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The multi-purpose amphibious assault ship USS Iwo Jima (LHD 7) departs Naval Station Norfolk as part of the Iwo Jima Amphibious Ready Group with the embarked 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit (24th MEU).

The multi-purpose amphibious assault ship USS Iwo Jima (LHD 7) departs Naval Station Norfolk as part of the Iwo Jima Amphibious Ready Group with the embarked 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit (24th MEU).

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German survivors from U-701 going ashore at Naval Station Norfolk on June 9, 1942 after being rescued by a US Coast Guard seaplane.

German survivors from U-701 going ashore at Naval Station Norfolk on June 9, 1942 after being rescued by a US Coast Guard seaplane.

An E-2D Hawkeye assigned to the Tiger Tails of Carrier Airborne Early Warning Squadron (VAW) 125 flies over Naval Station Norfolk.

An E-2D Hawkeye assigned to the Tiger Tails of Carrier Airborne Early Warning Squadron (VAW) 125 flies over Naval Station Norfolk.

USS John F Kennedy (CV 67) arrives at Pier 12, Norfolk Naval Station, VA in 2002
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Rare occurrence at Norfolk Naval Base, Norfolk, VA. - Aircraft Carriers - USS JOHN C. STENNIS (CVN-74) - USS GEORGE WASHINGTON (CVN-73) - USS THEODORE ROOSEVELT (CVN-71) - USS ENTERPRISE (CVN-65) - USS DWIGHT D. EISENHOWER (CVN-69)

Rare occurrence at Norfolk Naval Base, Norfolk, VA. - Aircraft Carriers - USS JOHN C. STENNIS (CVN-74) - USS GEORGE WASHINGTON (CVN-73) - USS THEODORE ROOSEVELT (CVN-71) - USS ENTERPRISE (CVN-65) - USS DWIGHT D. EISENHOWER (CVN-69)

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The aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt departs Naval Station Norfolk, Virginia,       The cold water created a fog that made it seem the ship was in a cloud.

The aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt departs Naval Station Norfolk, Virginia, The cold water created a fog that made it seem the ship was in a cloud.

Here's a rare sight: four out of the ten Nimitz-class aircraft carriers—the largest warships ever built—plus an Enterprise-class carrier docked together. They are resting at Naval Station Norfolk, Virginia, which coincidentally is the largest naval base in the world. Look at all that engineering and firepower. And it's only half of the Nimitz fleet!

Here's a rare sight: four out of the ten Nimitz-class aircraft carriers—the largest warships ever built—plus an Enterprise-class carrier docked together. They are resting at Naval Station Norfolk, Virginia, which coincidentally is the largest naval base in the world. Look at all that engineering and firepower. And it's only half of the Nimitz fleet!

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