U.S.S. Abraham Lincoln, docked at Pearl Harbor.
PACIFIC OCEAN (April 4, 2008) PACIFIC OCEAN (April 4, 2008) The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72) steams in the western Pacific Ocean. Lincoln and embarked Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 2 are on a scheduled seven-month deployment to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility.
stern view of aircraft carrier cvn 72
Indian Ocean (September 5, 2008)- USS Abraham Lincoln(CVN 72) underway in the Indian Ocean sail in formation alongside Arleigh Burke-class guided missile destroyer USS Momsen (DDG 92) and Ticonderoga-classguided missile cruiser USS Mobile Bay (CG 53). The USS Abraham LincolnStrike Group is returning from a scheduled 7 month deployment in theU.S. 5th and 7th Fleet areas of responsibility
max displacement 104112 tons full
Length: 1,092 feet
Beam: 252 feet
Draught: Maximum 37 feet
crew Ship's company: 3,200
Air wing: 2,480
weapons: 3 Sea Sparrow, 4 Phalanx CIWS,
2 × RIM-116 Rolling Airframe Missile infrared homing surface-to-air missile