Combat duty of the American carrier battle group led by the nuclear aircraft carrier "Abraham Lincoln"Completed in the Arabian Sea, naval squadron out of the region, said on Wednesday the U.S. Navy News Service.
Deck-based aircraft carrier made on Tuesday last flight on a combat mission to provide air support to NATO troops in Afghanistan as part of Operation "Enduring Freedom", reports "Interfax".
It is expected that the space ship of the "Abraham Lincoln" temporarily takes carrier battle group led by the aircraft carrier "Enterprise", located in the Persian Gulf.
Meanwhile, the replacement of the "Abraham Lincoln" in the Persian Gulf region is aircraft carrier "Eisenhower." At the moment, he, along with the ships of the combat support is in the eastern Mediterranean.
In late March, the U.S. carrier battle group led by the nuclear aircraft carrier "Abraham Lincoln" through the Strait of Hormuz left Persian bay.
So Makar, the Gulf there is not the 1st South American aircraft carrier. But it is expected that there will soon come to the carrier battle group led by the nuclear aircraft carrier Enterprise. At the current time she went to the Greek port of Piraeus to the Mediterranean to replenish supplies before going on a hike.
March 20 nuclear aircraft carrier U.S. "Abraham Lincoln", accompanied by military escorts through the Strait of Hormuz in the Persian Gulf came.