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120406-N-DR144-153 INDIAN OCEAN (April 5, 2012) An aircraft director signals to the pilots of an F/A-18C Hornet as the aircraft taxis for to launch from the flight deck aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Carl Vinson and Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 17 are deployed to the U.S. 7th Fleet area of operations. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class James R. Evans/Released)