Synopses & Reviews
Join National Geograhic Explorer for seven days aboard the cutting-edge aircraft carrier USS Dwight D. Eisenhower as its crew prepares for action in Iraq. At 95,000 pounds, she's one of the world's largest battleships and home to 6,000 personnel. Step onto the 4.5-acre flight deck and strap into a jet cockpit as a rookie pilot goes from 0 to 165 mph in two seconds. Then, explore the Eisenhower's state-of-the-art weaponry, radar and more.