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The Bush will work with allies and partners in the 6th Fleet for the duration of its deployment.
Sonar Technician (Surface) 3rd Class Nicholas Woods, 26, died Aug. 18 aboard the ship.
Capt. Elizabeth Somerville, an EA-6B Prowler and EA-18G Growler naval flight officer, is tasked with leading the Navy’s largest developmental air wing.
The carrier is expected to replace the aircraft carrier Harry S. Truman, which is deployed to the U.S. 6th Fleet area of operations.