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The U.S. Navy Brass Band Southwest of San Diego plays for the arrival in traditional fashion as sailors man the rails aboard the U.S. aircraft carrier Abraham Lincoln at the Port of Los Angeles.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times

In traditional fashion, sailors man the rails as the aircraft carrier Abraham Lincoln arrives to kick off Los Angeles Navy Week. The carrier will be among several Navy ships open to the public for tours Tuesday through Sunday.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times

A tugboat assists the aircraft carrier Abraham Lincoln past the Angel's Gate lighthouse off San Pedro into the Port of Los Angeles.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times

A fighter jet sits on the flight deck of the aircraft carrier Abraham Lincoln with San Pedro's Cabrillo Beach as a backdrop. Los Angeles Navy week runs through Sunday. Demonstrations by the Leap Frogs, a special operations parachute team, are scheduled for Saturday and Sunday. Check their Facebook page for times and locations: www.facebook.com/leapfrogs.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times

Aircraft carrier Abraham Lincoln sailors Chris Gunter, left, Alex Koran, and Joseph Taylor, right, make phone calls and anticipate their time on shore in Los Angeles.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times

Personnel aboard the aircraft carrier Abraham Lincoln keep an watchful eye on boaters checking out the ship, which arrived at the Port of Los Angeles on Monday. Public tours of Navy ships begin Tuesday; the first tour of the Abraham Lincoln will be Wednesday.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times

Beach-goers in San Pedro get a view of the 1,092-foot U.S. aircraft carrier Abraham Lincoln soon after it arrived at the Port of Los Angeles on Monday.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times

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Aircraft carrier Abraham Lincoln at Port of Los Angeles for Navy Week

The U.S. aircraft carrier Abraham Lincoln will be among several Navy ships open to the public for tours  as part of Navy Week. Navy personnel will participate in community relations projects, building houses for locals in cooperation with Habitat for Humanity, in addition to other service projects and enjoying California sunshine and recreation.

1 Comment

  1. July 26, 2011, 12:10 pm

    May I take my family on a tour tomorrow afternoon. How do I sign up? Thank you.

    By: Laurie Huebner

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