The coronavirus made stops in foreign countries too risky, officials said, so the aircraft carrier had to keep moving.
The last time two carriers were in the South China Sea together was September 2014.
The sailors showed no symptoms and were tested over the weekend as their mandated isolation came to an end.
The U.S. is also in the process of moving Patriot anti-missile batteries into Iraq.
The Pentagon said it would keep two aircraft carrier task forces in the Gulf region after carrying out strikes in Iraq.
Sailors with the Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group were told this weekend their deployment has again been extended.
The Akagi was found in the Papahanaumokuakea Marine National Monument resting in nearly 18,000 feet of water.
The nuclear-powered GW is about 60 percent through a mid-life overhaul at Newport News Shipbuilding.
Ships from the Harry S. Truman Strike Group are deploying from this week, but one thing is missing -- the Truman.
A B-52H and fighters from the Lincoln Strike Group passed over the carrier recently in a show of force to Iran.
The survey focuses on their experiences with military health care and preferences for family planning and contraception.
Sara Faulkner had the "it" factor as the first woman to graduate from the Coast Guard's helicopter rescue swimmer school.
Both decorated former U.S. service members, they were found guilty of conspiracy, trafficking in illegal arms and terrorism.
Discrimination, conscious or not, often starts during maternity leave.
The remains will be transported to Dover Air Force Base for preparation for burial.