The USS Abraham Lincoln makes history as thousands of service members deploy under Captain Amy Bauernschmidt, the first woman to lead a nuclear carrier. Photo: Reuters
The USS Abraham Lincoln makes history as thousands of service members deploy under Captain Amy Bauernschmidt, the first woman to lead a nuclear carrier. Photo: Reuters
Defence

US Navy aircraft carrier deploys for first time under command of female captain

  • USS Abraham Lincoln set sail from San Diego under the command of Captain Amy Bauernschmidt
  • The aircraft carrier also set sail with the first Marine Corps F-35C stealth fighter squadron

Topic |   Defence
The USS Abraham Lincoln makes history as thousands of service members deploy under Captain Amy Bauernschmidt, the first woman to lead a nuclear carrier. Photo: Reuters
The USS Abraham Lincoln makes history as thousands of service members deploy under Captain Amy Bauernschmidt, the first woman to lead a nuclear carrier. Photo: Reuters
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