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Episode 10: Full Circle Air date: 08-20-2008 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/1122550036/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false As the Nimitz makes its final transit from Hawaii to California, the sailors and Marines on board prepare to return to their homes and families. For those still on board, the "Tiger Cruise" provides a buffer, but there's no such transition for those who fly home early from Hawaii. /episodes/get/1117 /episode/1117 Carrier: Episode 10: Full Circle /episode-player/1117
Episode 9: Get Home-itis Air date: 08-13-2008 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/1122542850/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false A six-month absence places a heavy burden on relationships. The Navy holds seminars to counsel sailors on what to expect when they return home - and how to make the transition smooth. The "Tiger Cruise" ritual allows sailors to invite their family members aboard for the last leg of the deployment. /episodes/get/1126 /episode/1126 Carrier: Episode 9: Get Home-itis /episode-player/1126
Episode 8: True Believers Air date: 08-06-2008 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/1122140144/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false This episode explores the many expressions of faith onboard the USS Nimitz: faith in self, faith in one's shipmates, faith in the mission of the ship and the president's call to arms. /episodes/get/1125 /episode/1125 Carrier: Episode 8: True Believers /episode-player/1125
Episode 7: Rites of Passage Air date: 07-30-2008 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/1122120810/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false The last day in the Gulf is the last chance to drop bombs before the Nimitz heads home. The jets take off, laden with ordnance, and return hours later, still carrying the same bombs. /episodes/get/1124 /episode/1124 Carrier: Episode 7: Rites of Passage /episode-player/1124
Episode 6: Groundhog Day Air date: 07-23-2008 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/1121372568/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false After two months in the Gulf, one day starts to become indistinguishable from the next. The airwing still hasn't dropped a single bomb, which is frustrating for some on board. /episodes/get/1123 /episode/1123 Carrier: Episode 6: Groundhog Day /episode-player/1123
Episode 5: Show of Force Air date: 07-17-2008 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/1121366654/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false The mission really kicks off when the Nimitz arrives in the Gulf. The conditions are extreme: flight deck personnel endure temperatures hovering around 120 degrees, while the pilots undertake grueling six-hour missions over Iraq. /episodes/get/1122 /episode/1122 Carrier: Episode 5: Show of Force /episode-player/1122
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Episode 6: Groundhog Day
After two months in the Gulf, one day starts to become indistinguishable from the next. The airwing still hasn't dropped a single bomb, which is frustrating for some on board.
Air date: 07/23/2008
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http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/1121372568/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false After two months in the Gulf, one day starts to become indistinguishable from the next. The airwing still hasn't dropped a single bomb, which is frustrating for some on board. /episodes/get/1123 /episode/1123 Carrier: Episode 6: Groundhog Day /episode-player/1123
Episode 7: Rites of Passage
The last day in the Gulf is the last chance to drop bombs before the Nimitz heads home. The jets take off, laden with ordnance, and return hours later, still carrying the same bombs.
Air date: 07/30/2008
Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/1122120810/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false The last day in the Gulf is the last chance to drop bombs before the Nimitz heads home. The jets take off, laden with ordnance, and return hours later, still carrying the same bombs. /episodes/get/1124 /episode/1124 Carrier: Episode 7: Rites of Passage /episode-player/1124
Episode 8: True Believers
This episode explores the many expressions of faith onboard the USS Nimitz: faith in self, faith in one's shipmates, faith in the mission of the ship and the president's call to arms.
Air date: 08/06/2008
Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/1122140144/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false This episode explores the many expressions of faith onboard the USS Nimitz: faith in self, faith in one's shipmates, faith in the mission of the ship and the president's call to arms. /episodes/get/1125 /episode/1125 Carrier: Episode 8: True Believers /episode-player/1125
Episode 9: Get Home-itis
A six-month absence places a heavy burden on relationships. The Navy holds seminars to counsel sailors on what to expect when they return home - and how to make the transition smooth. The "Tiger Cruise" ritual allows sailors to invite their family members aboard for the last leg of the deployment.
Air date: 08/13/2008
Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/1122542850/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false A six-month absence places a heavy burden on relationships. The Navy holds seminars to counsel sailors on what to expect when they return home - and how to make the transition smooth. The "Tiger Cruise" ritual allows sailors to invite their family members aboard for the last leg of the deployment. /episodes/get/1126 /episode/1126 Carrier: Episode 9: Get Home-itis /episode-player/1126
Episode 10: Full Circle
As the Nimitz makes its final transit from Hawaii to California, the sailors and Marines on board prepare to return to their homes and families. For those still on board, the "Tiger Cruise" provides a buffer, but there's no such transition for those who fly home early from Hawaii.
Air date: 08/20/2008
Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/1122550036/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false As the Nimitz makes its final transit from Hawaii to California, the sailors and Marines on board prepare to return to their homes and families. For those still on board, the "Tiger Cruise" provides a buffer, but there's no such transition for those who fly home early from Hawaii. /episodes/get/1117 /episode/1117 Carrier: Episode 10: Full Circle /episode-player/1117
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