USS Nimitz to Undergo Repairs in Bremerton

US Navy’s supercarrier USS Nimitz (CVN-68) will head to Bremerton for a 16 month scheduled Planned Incremental Availability today.

As reported by Bremerton Patriot, the aircraft carrier will temporarily change its homeport from Everett to Naval Base Kitsap, Bremerton for the duration of the maintenance period.

The vessel, which ended a nine-month mission in December 2013, will undergo repairs at Puget Sound Naval Shipyard & Intermediate Maintenance Facility.

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Naval Today Staff, Image: US Navy