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First Woman to Helm Navy Nuclear Aircraft Carrier Assigned to San Diego Ship

The first woman to assume command of a U.S. nuclear- powered aircraft carrier has been assigned command of the San Diego-based USS Abraham Lincoln, the Navy announced Wednesday. Capt. Amy Bauernschmidt will lead one of the Navy’s 11 nuclear-powered aircraft carriers, after previously serving as the ship’s executive officer from September 2016 to January 2019. […]