Sailors stand the starboard fantail watch aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74).

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NAVAL AIR STATION NORTH ISLAND, Calif. (Feb. 28, 2011) Aviation Ordnanceman Airman Aaron Walters, from Clovis, Calif., and Aviation Ordnanceman Airman Hector Espinosa, from Newark, Del., stand the starboard fantail watch aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) as the ship departs San Diego. John C. Stennis is conducting a board of inspection and survey assessment to determine the ship's ability to carry out sustained combat operations. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Kenneth Abbate/Released)

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 NAVAL AIR STATION NORTH ISLAND, Calif. (Feb. 28, 2011) Aviation Ordnanceman Airman Aaron Walters, from Clovis, Calif., and Aviation Ordnanceman Airman Hector Espinosa, from Newark, Del., stand the starboard fantail watch aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) as the ship departs San Diego. John C. Stennis is conducting a board of inspection and survey assessment to determine the ship's ability to carry out sustained combat operations. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Kenneth Abbate/Released)