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Photos: Work continues on the future USS Gerald R. Ford aircraft carrier

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Construction continues on the Navy’s next aircraft carrier, the future USS Gerald R. Ford, at Huntington Ingalls Newport News Shipbuilding. (All photos courtesy U.S. Navy)

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