The coronavirus made stops in foreign countries too risky, officials said, so the aircraft carrier had to keep moving.
The last time two carriers were in the South China Sea together was September 2014.
The sailors showed no symptoms and were tested over the weekend as their mandated isolation came to an end.
The U.S. is also in the process of moving Patriot anti-missile batteries into Iraq.
The Pentagon said it would keep two aircraft carrier task forces in the Gulf region after carrying out strikes in Iraq.
Sailors with the Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group were told this weekend their deployment has again been extended.
The Akagi was found in the Papahanaumokuakea Marine National Monument resting in nearly 18,000 feet of water.
The nuclear-powered GW is about 60 percent through a mid-life overhaul at Newport News Shipbuilding.
Ships from the Harry S. Truman Strike Group are deploying from this week, but one thing is missing -- the Truman.
A B-52H and fighters from the Lincoln Strike Group passed over the carrier recently in a show of force to Iran.
You may not have noticed it's a war to the death, because this is combat without bombs or bullets.
An Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon intercepted a civilian aircraft flying near President Trump's latest rally in Arizona.
National Parks, wildlife refuges and other federal lands will all be free for veterans and Gold Star family members to use...
Kevin Selfaison said he documented the awful Navy food over a period of three years.