• USS Arizona (WWII) Memorial
  • Battleship USS Missouri (BB-63) memorial
  • USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72) aircraft carrier
  • Ford Island

USS Abraham Lincoln passing Battleship Missouri

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USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72), is the fifth Nimitz-class supercarrier in the United States Navy. Launched in 1988, she cost $4.5 Billion (in 2007 dollars).

PEARL HARBOR, Island of Oahu, Hawaii: Aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72) passes the Battleship Missouri (BB-63) and nears the Arizona memorial, during a port visit. The Abe is returning to homeport in Everett, Wash., after a six-month deployment to the U.S. 5th and 7th Fleet areas. U.S. Navy photo/Released (110310-N-PM781-330)

Lincoln's homeport changes to Newport News, Virginia, effective Aug. 1, 2012.

John Martin Andresen, seadream08723, and 30 other people added this photo to their favorites.

  1. Konabish ~ Greg Bishop 45 months ago | reply

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    USS Abraham Lincoln arrives in Pearl

  2. mrdot. 45 months ago | reply

    this is a very powerful maritime portrait! mrdot.

  3. Bob Kent 45 months ago | reply

    Dang the USS Missouri has always stuck in my mind as a huge ship and to see the massive size of the USS Abraham Lincoln next to her all I can say is Wow!

    Nice find on this picture thanks for sharing.

  4. Konabish ~ Greg Bishop 45 months ago | reply

    I've boarded the Iowa from a launch, and the deck is just a few steps up the ramp; tonite I stood on the pier looking up at the Lincoln, and it's like looking up a mountain! The ramp is about as tall as BB-61's... but it only puts you on the hanger deck! Thanks.

  5. Bob Kent 45 months ago | reply

    Going to San Pedro tomorrow to see her. Hope the crowds are not too bad!

  6. Konabish ~ Greg Bishop 45 months ago | reply

    I'd get there as early as possible. Good trip, Bob!

  7. ppolgar 32 months ago | reply

    Nicely captured.

  8. Ron Hay 31 months ago | reply

    Wonderful image. Congratulations

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