Aircraft carriers are warships that act as airbases for carrier-based aircraft. In the
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The US Navy's nuclear-powered aircraft carriers are among the largest warships
ever. They're the tactical and strategic centerpieces of the fleet.
Apr 8, 2016 ... The $12.9 billion aircraft carrier USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) is expected to join
the U.S. Navy's fleet in September, a Navy official says.
Aircraft carriers and their embarked air wings are the most important weapons
systems in the Navy. These large ships never operate alone but as core of a ...
Mar 12, 2016 ... The CVN-78 is the lead ship in the Ford class of aircraft carriers, replacing some
of the U.S. Navy's existing Nimitz-class carriers. At first glance ...
Jan 25, 2016 ... Only a handful of countries have aircraft carriers in their arsenals. ... Not
surprisingly, it's dominated by the U.S. Navy, which boasts 19 of the 36 ...
Nov 4, 2015 ... US Navy photo. The Navy has run its 10 aircraft carriers hard since USS
Enterprise (CVN-65) decommissioned in December 2012 and is now ...
Feb 23, 2016 ... The Navy may consider alternative aircraft carrier configurations in coming years
... challenge the primacy or superiority of U.S. Navy carriers.
Aug 9, 2012 ... Despite aircraft carriers immense cost, the Navy believes there is no replacing a
well-armed, aircraft equipped, sovereign piece of U.S. territory, ...