The Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group departed this morning on a regularly scheduled deployment.

Fair Winds & Following Seas….

Homeported at Naval Base Coronado, North Island, USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72) is the fifth Nimitz-class nuclear-powered aircraft carrier and is named in honor of the 16th president of the United States. Capt. Amy Bauernschmidt, commanding officer of USS Abraham Lincoln is the first woman to lead a nuclear carrier in U.S. Navy history. For more information on the Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group, please visit: