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Strike Force Arabian Gulf

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Carriers at War: Strike Force Arabian Gulf

Full Episode | 51:00

Join aircraft carrier USS George H.W. Bush on deployment in the Arabian Gulf. Witness life aboard the carrier and the rigorous preparation pilots and crew undergo before risking their lives to give air support to allied forces fighting on the ground.

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    Dec 13
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    Dec 14
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    Jan 03

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Aircraft carrier USS George H.W. Bush cruises deep in the Arabian Gulf for a six-month deployment in April 2017 to help ground troops defeat ISIS. Twenty stories high and more than three football fields long, this 100,000-ton ship carries 70 specialized aircraft armed and ready to fly into battle. Witness an up-close look at life aboard the carrier and the rigorous preparation highly skilled pilots and crew undergo before risking their lives to give air support to allied forces fighting on the ground.

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