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I want to tell you about an adventure I just had:
I just had an incredible visit to the USS Truman. It's a nuclear-powered ship that can carry up to 6 thousand sailors. The crews aboard the ship are out at sea for 7 long months - they sacrifice so much for our country! It was a real honor and pleasure to meet and talk with these young men and women - and they sure are young! Most of them are 19-24 years old - but they have a lot of responsibility.
As I told my CNN colleague Rob Marciano, I got the chance to take off and land on the carrier - going 0 to 130-miles-an-hour in about 3 seconds! Here's the video clip: