US Navy carrier strike groups team up in back-to-back dual carrier operations in the Pacific to send a message to rivals
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U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Dylan Lavin

Two US Navy carriers are conducting operations together in the Pacific for the second time in a week.

The USS Nimitz and the USS Ronald Reagan began operating together in the Philippine Sea on Sunday, just one week after the Nimitz began operating with the USS Theodore Roosevelt.

"Dual carrier operations," Rear Adm. George Wikoff, the Carrier Strike Group 5 commander, said, "demonstrate our commitment to regional allies, our...

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