US puts on 3-carrier show of force for first time in decade

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WPLG—Three US Navy aircraft carriers put on show of strength in the Western Pacific Ocean over the weekend, the first time three of the 100,000-ton behemoths have sailed together in a decade. The USS Ronald Reagan, USS Theodore Roosevelt and USS Nimitz and their multi-ship strike groups are participating in the four days of exercises, which are expected to end Tuesday. "Multiple carrier strike force operations are very complex, and this exercise in the Western Pacific is a strong testament to the US...

US puts on 3-carrier show of force for first time in decade. Three US Navy aircraft carriers put on show of strength in the Western Pacific Ocean over the weekend, the first time three of the 100,000-ton behemoths have sailed together in a decade.