USS Nimitz Dry Dock
By US Navy
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Think life at sea in America's Navy is tough? Life in the drydock can be just as challenging. Watch for yourself as the nuclear powered aircraft carrier USS Nimitz goes through an extensive maintenance and overall period. The next time the President asks "where are the carriers?"...you will know why USS Nimitz is ready.
|1||VideoEpisode 5: Adaptation...||Welcome to the barge. Join the Sailors of the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68) as they continue the ship's mission while in dry dock. These dedicated Sailors prove that although the location might be different, the pride and professionalism remains the same..||30 8 2011||Free||View in iTunes|
|2||VideoEpisode 4: Many Hats...||The life of a Nimitz Sailor isn't defined solely by the shipyard. Many Hats takes an intimate look at the lives of the crew on and off the clock as they spend time with their families, pursue off-duty education and volunteer with local organizations.||31 5 2011||Free||View in iTunes|
|3||VideoEpisode 3: Overhaul...||Bring on the noise! Follow the Sailors of the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68) as they adapt to the spaghetti-like environment of cables, hoses and ventilation tubes that define life in the yards. Overhaul takes you inside the mechanical workings of the ship's maintenance process while in dry dock.||27 5 2011||Free||View in iTunes|
|4||VideoEpisode 2: On the Blocks...||Meet USS Nimitz Sailors and Puget Sound Naval Shipyard workers as they go through a major evolution in a ship's life. This is a story of steel, but more important of the men and women making it all happen. This documentary is produced, written and edited entirely by Nimitz Sailors.||9 5 2011||Free||View in iTunes|
|5||VideoEpisode 1: Arriving...||USS Nimitz (CVN 68) recently moved from San Diego to the state of Washington, initially to undergo scheduled maintenance but then for permanent assignment. Join her crew and their families as they make this transition in episode one of this documentary, shot and edited by Nimitz Sailors.||24 3 2011||Free||View in iTunes|