Woman commands nuclear-powered aircraft carrier for first time – CBS News
Captain Amy Bauernschmidt took control of the USS Abraham Lincoln, a nuclear-powered aircraft carrier, becoming the first woman to do so. It’s a breakthrough for women in the military as she heads to China where tensions have been rising. David Martin reports.
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