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Navy Launches Drone From Aircraft Carrier

Today was a historic day for robots. On May 14, the U.S. Navy successfully launched a drone the size of a fighter jet from the deck of an aircraft carrier. Full story

The Navy’s ‘bring your child to work day’

  One of the most difficult things about military service is the long separation from loved ones. But this past week, while on its way home from an eight-month deployment to the Persian Gulf, the aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis made an unforgettable journey. NBC’s Miguel Almaguer reports.

‘It’s the ultimate take your kid to work day’

  Michael and Samantha Lemmons  talk about their week at sea on the aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis with their father, Lt. Michael Lemmons. 

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