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Newport News, Virginia (March 4, 2001) -- The President of the United States, George W. Bush speaks to honored guests and participants during the christening ceremony for the U.S. Navy's newest nuclear powered aircraft carrier Ronald Reagan (CVN 76).  The ship was christened at the Northrop Grumman Newport News Shipbuilding facility, Newport News, VA.  The ship is named in honor of the 40th President of the United States of America, Ronald Wilson Reagan.  U.S. Army photo by Sergeant Ramona E. Joyce. (RELEASED)

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Photo description

Photo Date
March 4, 2001
Sergeant Ramona E. Joyce, US Army
Caption Writer
PH2 T.M. Altevogt, NVNS Staff
Copyright Status
Public domain / free use
Service Branch
US Navy
Primary Equipment
CVN 76
Other Visible Equipment
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Plane Number
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Tail Code
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