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.
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A woman anticipates her cousin’s arrival on an aircraft carrier in Norfolk, Va.; rescue crews help Manila, Philippines, residents flee floodwaters; runners and walkers light up the night in Edinburgh, Scotland, and more.
An X-47B Unmanned Combat Air System demonstrator flies near the aircraft carrier USS George H.W. Bush after launching from the ship in the Atlantic Ocean in this May 14, 2013 handout photograph released on May 16, 2013 by the U.S. Navy. The George H.W. Bush became the first aircraft carrier to succ
ATLANTIC OCEAN - MAY 14: In this handout released by the U.S. Navy, An X-47B Unmanned Combat Air System demonstrator launches from the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS George H.W. Bush May 14, 2013 in the Atlantic Ocean. George H.W. Bush is the first aircraft carrier to sucessfully catapul