Supporting open Indo-Pacific

Aviation Ordnanceman 3rd Class Chandler Weitkamp, a native of Jonesboro, assigned to the “Black Aces” of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 41, fixes a bracket on an improved multiple ejector rack in the hangar bay of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72) on Tuesday. Carl Vinson and Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Groups conduct dual carrier operations to advance Joint Force interoperability while demonstrating the country’s commitment to a free and open Indo-Pacific. The U.S. Indo-Pacific Command Joint Force routinely seeks opportunities to operate in support of peace and stability for all nations.