This series, ‘Carrier’ has a total of 10 episodes, each 55 minutes long:
All Hands – In the first episode, five-thousand sailors and Marines are seen bidding farewell to their loved ones before the mammoth USS Nimitz pulls out of California.
Controlled Chaos – The second episode shows how dangerous an aircraft carrier can be.
Super Secrets – The third episode describes how many aspects of life on a nuclear aircraft carrier are under wraps.
Squared Away – Deployment is stressful for everyone aboard, and the fourth episode highlights the friction between enlisted personnel and their superiors.
Show of Force – In the fifth episode, The Nimitz arrives in the Gulf and conditions are extreme.
Groundhog Day – The sixth episode shows heightened emotions as after two months in the Gulf, one day starts to become indistinguishable from the next.
Rites of Passage – The last day in the Gulf before the Nimitz heads home is shown in the seventh episode.
True Believers– This episode explores the many expressions of faith onboard the USS Nimitz.
Get Home-itis – The second last episode touches upon the sensitive issue of absence placing a heavy burden on relationships.
Full Circle – The last episode of the series ends on a happy note with the journey home, and the reunions at the pier.