USS George Washington Flight Deck

By | 2017-05-04T21:58:09+00:00 May 4th, 2017|Aircraft Carrier News, USS George Washington CVN-73|

USS George Washington Flight Deck U.S. sailors perform post-flight procedures on an E-2C Hawkeye from Airborne Early Warning Squadron 115 on the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS George Washington in the Pacific Ocean, Oct. 17, 2014. The George Washington and its embarked air wing, Carrier Air Wing 5, provide a combat-ready force that [...]

F-18C VFA over the CVN-68 USS Nimitz

By | 2017-05-02T18:03:06+00:00 May 2nd, 2017|Aircraft Carrier News, USS Nimitz CVN-68|

F/A-18C on final to land on the USS Nimitz This shot was released by the U.S. Defense Imagery. It featuresA U.S. Navy McDonnell Douglas F/A-18C-29-MC Hornet (BuNo 163998) from strike fighter squadron VFA-147 Argonauts over its parent aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN-68) in 1996. VFA-147 was assigned to Carrier Air Wing 9 (CVW-9) aboard the Nimitz for [...]

USS Carl Vinson wasn’t sailing to deter North Korea, as suggested by White House

By | 2017-04-19T00:48:30+00:00 April 18th, 2017|Aircraft Carrier News, USS Carl Vinson CVN-70|

USS Carl Vinson wasn't sailing to deter North Korea, as suggested by White House. The NY Times published an article to correct a comment issued by the White House that the USS Carl Vinson (and its strike group) was ordered into the Sea of Japan to send a powerful deterrent signal to North Korea. Indeed, the [...]

Breaking News: Two additional US Aircraft Carriers heading to Korean Peninsula

By | 2017-04-18T14:04:49+00:00 April 18th, 2017|Aircraft Carrier News, USS Carl Vinson | CVN-70, USS Carl Vinson CVN-70, USS Nimitz CVN-68|

British news "Daily Mail" just announced two more US aircraft carriers, the CVN-68 USS Nimitz and CVN-76 USS Ronald Reagan, would be on their way to the Korean Sea for a possible military escalation of the political conflict between the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPKR) and the United States of America. The two warships [...]

US aircraft carrier deployed to fill void in Middle East

By | 2017-01-23T22:47:04+00:00 January 23rd, 2017|Aircraft Carrier News, National Fleet: USA, USS George H.W. Bush CVN-77|

US aircraft carrier deployed to fill void in Middle East By Lucas Tomlinson from Foxnews.com | Published on January 23, 2017 USS George H.W. Bush (CVN-77) deployed from her home port of Norfolk, Virginia, along with the destroyers Laboon and Truxton, a scheduled deployment in the fight against the Islamic State in the Middle East. The [...]

US Navy To Receive $13 Billion Aircraft Carrier In April

By | 2017-01-12T16:39:31+00:00 January 12th, 2017|Aircraft Carrier News, National Fleet: USA, USS Gerald R. Ford CVN-78|

US Navy To Receive $13 Billion Aircraft Carrier In April - USS Gerald R. Ford CVN-78   This article is published by DefenseWorld.net on January 12, 2017 The $13 billion ‘super-carrier’ USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN-78) will be delivered to the US Navy by April. This is one of the most expensive aircraft carriers ever built. [...]

Sen. Warner presses Navy on aircraft carrier gap

By | 2017-01-12T14:50:02+00:00 January 12th, 2017|Aircraft Carrier News, National Fleet: USA, USS George H.W. Bush CVN-77|

Sen. Warner presses Navy on aircraft carrier gap This article is published by Agusta Free Press on January 6, 2017 U.S. Sen. Mark R. Warner, Vice Chairman of the Senate Intelligence Committee, today pressed the Navy to explain how it plans for the deployment and maintenance of the U.S. aircraft carrier fleet. Read the full [...]

Sailors Make Snow Angels on Deck of Supercarrier USS Dwight D. Eisenhower and USS George H.W. Bush

By | 2017-01-12T14:54:02+00:00 January 12th, 2017|Aircraft Carrier News, National Fleet: USA, USS Dwight D. Eisenhower CVN-69, USS George H.W. Bush CVN-77|

Sailors Make Snow Angels on Deck of Supercarrier USS Dwight D. Eisenhower and USS George H.W. Bush This article is published by TheDrive.com | Tyler Rogoway | on January 9, 2017 "It’s not everyday you see the world’s largest and most complex weapons of war looking like they were docked at the North Pole. This [...]

Gulf News: Gulf without US carrier presence

By | 2017-01-08T21:11:14+00:00 January 8th, 2017|Aircraft Carrier News, National Fleet: USA, USS Dwight D. Eisenhower CVN-69|

The Gulf left without US carrier presence and protection Caline Malek from The National (AE) newspaper published this article on January 8, 2016. "ABU DHABI // The Arabian Gulf has been left without the protection of a naval strike force after the United States navy withdrew its sole aircraft carrier." Read the full article here: http://www.thenational.ae/uae/government/gulf-without-us-carrier-presence

Carl Vinson strike group deploys to Western Pacific to support maritime security

By | 2017-01-07T22:35:06+00:00 January 7th, 2017|Aircraft Carrier News, National Fleet: USA, USS Carl Vinson CVN-70|

Carl Vinson strike group deploys to Western Pacific to support maritime security, co-operation activities This article was published by: Anika Torruella, Washington, DC - IHS Jane's Defence Weekly - January 6, 2017 "The US Navy (USN) Nimitz-class nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson(CVN 70) carrier strike group (CSG) sailed from San Diego, California, on 5 January [...]