NIMITZ IN NANOOSE: Brian Argyle captured this photo of the USS Nimitz — with a cruise ship close by — from Piper’s Lagoon on Tuesday afternoon. The aircraft carrier is in the test-range waters near Nanoose Bay this week. Our thanks to all of our readers who sent us photos of the carrier.

Massive aircraft carrier operating in waters off Nanoose Bay

The USS Nimitz is here this week in the test-range waters near Nanoose Bay

  • Jun. 19, 2014 4:00 p.m.

NIMITZ IN NANOOSE: Brian Argyle captured this photo of the USS Nimitz — with a cruise ship close by — from Piper’s Lagoon on Tuesday afternoon. The aircraft carrier is in the test-range waters near Nanoose Bay this week. Our thanks to all of our readers who sent us photos of the carrier.

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