US aircraft carrier cruises disputed Asian seas

USS George Washington`s mission could raise hackles in China, locked in disputes with Vietnam, the Philippines and other govts over islands ownership.

US aircraft carrier enters Gulf without incident

The carrier USS Abraham Lincoln was the first US aircraft carrier to enter the Gulf since late December.

Second US aircraft carrier near Gulf: Pentagon

Backed by a cruiser, destroyer, the USS Carl Vinson carrier strike group arrived in US 5th Fleet area of responsibility on Jan 9.

US aircraft carrier `spotted` in Iran wargames zone

Iran is holding 10-day military exercise in international waters beyond the Strait of Hormuz — the passageway for one-sixth of the world`s oil supply.

US aircraft carrier to join new South Korean naval drill

South Korea has launched a five-day anti-submarine naval drill in Yellow Sea.