USS THEODORE ROOSEVELT PREPARES TO LEAVE PORT.
Sailors aboard the USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) prepare to leave
port in Norfolk, Virginia on January 6, 2003, for exercises in the
Atlantic Ocean to test their training and to certify their readiness.
After certification, the Roosevelt will replace the USS George
Washington (CVN 73) and could be deployed to support operations in
Iraq. Pictures of the month January 2003 REUTERS/Chip East