37 Awesome Photos Of Life On A US Navy Carrier
An aircraft carrier is like a small city at sea, except this city is armed to the teeth.
Onboard, thousands of sailors work, sleep, and play for months at a time while deployed around the world. But what's life really like?
We rounded up 37 photos from our own collection and the Navy's official Flickr page to give you an idea.
A day at sea begins with reveille — military-speak for "wake up" — announced over the ship's loudspeaker, known as the 1MC.
Some sailors start their morning in one of the many cardio gyms onboard.
While others hit the free weights.
On any one of the mess decks, culinary specialists start preparing to feed the thousands of sailors that will show up for breakfast.
And sailors file through the line and fuel up for the day ahead.
On the flight deck, sailors need to be extra careful.
The flight deck is the world's most dangerous place to work.