Carrier: Arsenal of the Sea (2005)
50min · Documentary · 13 February 2005
Explore both the military and human dimensions of America's newest aircraft carrier, the USS Ronald Reagan, as she makes her journey from the shipyard where she was built to her new home port. It is a trip that takes the ship and her crew down the eastern coast of the Americas, through the majestic Straits of Magellan and then northward to finally arrive in San Diego, California after 58 days at sea. Follow the course of this voyage and meet the crew, see the technology and witness the various operations that make a Nimitz Class carrier "tick."
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The Discovery Channel