USS Nimitz

The USS Nimitz and its crew were profiled through footage shot while the ship was stationed off the California coast over the summer. The… read more

The USS Nimitz and its crew were profiled through footage shot while the ship was stationed off the California coast over the summer. The Nimitz was commissioned in 1975 and named after World War II admiral Chester A. Nimitz. It weighs about 97,000 tons and carries a standard complement of 85 aircraft. Two more Nimitz-class carriers are currently under construction, the Harry S. Truman and the Ronald Reagan. The Nimitz has been stationed in the Persian Gulf since October 12. A similar program with more footage and different studio guests and callers aired on October 13. close

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Program ID:
95802-1
Category:
Call-In
Format:
Video Magazine
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Nov 28, 1997 | 7:59pm EST | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Nov 30, 1997 | 5:54pm EST | C-SPAN 1

Airing Details

  • Nov 28, 1997 | 7:59pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 28, 1997 | 11:44pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 30, 1997 | 5:54pm EST | C-SPAN 1
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