Oh Hey, Sailor! USS George Washington Arrives in Japan

By John Newlin on
Sailors aboard the aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73) form the phrase "Hajimemashite," which means "nice to meet you" in Japanese, as they arrive at Fleet Activities September 25, 2008 in Yokosuka, Japan. George Washington and Carrier Air Wing 5 will be operating from Fleet Activities Yokosuka as the U.S. Navy's only forward-deployed aircraft carrier. (Photo by Handout/Getty Images AsiaPac) If you want concrete (or in this case steel) proof that your tax dollars are at work...Read Full Story