GULF OF ADEN (Oct. 23, 2014) - U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Abe McNatt/Released
The aircraft carrier USS George H.W. Bush (CVN 77) transits the Gulf of Aden. The George H.W. Bush Carrier Strike Group is returning to Naval Station Norfolk after supporting maritime security operations, strike operations in Iraq and Syria as directed, and theater security cooperation efforts in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility.