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  • United States Navy Aircraft Carriers from Origin to Present Day

    United States Navy Aircraft Carriers from Origin to Present Day

    The world's most powerful navy is made possible - at least in part - by the many aircraft carriers that have served the United States.





    There are a total of (61) United States Navy Aircraft Carriers from Origin to Present Day in the Military Factory. Entries are listed below by initial year of service. Flag images indicative of country of origin.


    Vessels currently under construction or planned for service are also included in this listing.





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    2025
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Enterprise (CVN-80)
    USS Enterprise (CVN-80)
    Type: Nuclear-Powered Supercarrier
     
    2020
    Thumbnail picture of the USS John F. Kennedy (CVN-79)
    USS John F. Kennedy (CVN-79)
    Type: Nuclear-Powered Supercarrier
     
    2016
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN-78)
    USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN-78)
    Type: Nuclear-Powered Supercarrier
     
    2013
    Thumbnail picture of the USS America (LHA-6)
    USS America (LHA-6)
    Type: Amphibious Assault Ship / Light Aircraft Carrier
     
    2003
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Ronald Reagan (CVN-76)
    USS Ronald Reagan (CVN-76)
    Type: Nuclear-Powered Aircraft Carrier
     
    1998
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Harry S. Truman (CVN-75)
    USS Harry S. Truman (CVN-75)
    Type: Nuclear-Powered Aircraft Carrier
     
    1995
    Thumbnail picture of the USS John C. Stennis (CVN-74)
    USS John C. Stennis (CVN-74)
    Type: Nuclear-Powered Aircraft Carrier
     
    1993
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Kearsarge (LHD-3)
    USS Kearsarge (LHD-3)
    Type: Amphibious Assault Ship
     
    1992
    Thumbnail picture of the USS George Washington (CVN-73)
    USS George Washington (CVN-73)
    Type: Nuclear-Powered Aircraft Carrier
     
    1989
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72)
    USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72)
    Type: Nuclear-Powered Aircraft Carrier
     
    1989
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Wasp (LHD-1)
    USS Wasp (LHD-1)
    Type: Amphibious Assault Support Vessel
     
    1986
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN-71)
    USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN-71)
    Type: Nuclear-Powered Aircraft Carrier
     
    1982
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Carl Vinson (CVN-70)
    USS Carl Vinson (CVN-70)
    Type: Nuclear-Powered Aircraft Carrier
     
    1977
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN-69)
    USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN-69)
    Type: Nuclear-Powered Aircraft Carrier
     
    1975
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Nimitz (CVN-68)
    USS Nimitz (CVN-68)
    Type: Nuclear-Powered Aircraft Carrier
     
    1968
    Thumbnail picture of the USS John F. Kennedy (CV-67)
    USS John F. Kennedy (CV-67)
    Type: Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier
     
    1965
    Thumbnail picture of the USS America (CV-66)
    USS America (CV-66)
    Type: Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier
     
    1961
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Constellation (CV-64)
    USS Constellation (CV-64)
    Type: Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier
     
    1961
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Kitty Hawk (CVA-63 / CV-63)
    USS Kitty Hawk (CVA-63 / CV-63)
    Type: Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier
     
    1961
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Enterprise (CVN-65)
    USS Enterprise (CVN-65)
    Type: Nuclear-Powered Aircraft Carrier
     
    1959
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Independence (CV-62)
    USS Independence (CV-62)
    Type: Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier
     
    1957
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Ranger (CV-61)
    USS Ranger (CV-61)
    Type: Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier Warship
     
    1956
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Saratoga (CV-60)
    USS Saratoga (CV-60)
    Type: Conventional Powered Aircraft Carrier
     
    1955
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Forrestal (CV-59)
    USS Forrestal (CV-59)
    Type: Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier
     
    1950
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Oriskany (CV-34)
    USS Oriskany (CV-34)
    Type: Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier
     
    1949
    Thumbnail picture of the USS United States (CVA-58)
    USS United States (CVA-58)
    Type: Proposed Coventionally-Powered Bomber Carrier / Supercarrier
     
    1947
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Coral Sea (CV-43)
    USS Coral Sea (CV-43)
    Type: Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier
     
    1946
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Kearsarge (CV-33)
    USS Kearsarge (CV-33)
    Type: Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier
     
    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Midway (CV-41)
    USS Midway (CV-41)
    Type: Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier
     
    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Franklin D. Roosevelt (CV-42)
    USS Franklin D. Roosevelt (CV-42)
    Type: Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier
     
    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Hancock (CV-19)
    USS Hancock (CV-19)
    Type: Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier
     
    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Attu (CVE-102)
    USS Attu (CVE-102)
    Type: Escort Aircraft Carrier
     
    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Bon Homme Richard (CV-31)
    USS Bon Homme Richard (CV-31)
    Type: Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier
     
    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Franklin (CV-13)
    USS Franklin (CV-13)
    Type: Escort Aircraft Carrier
     
    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Shamrock Bay (CVE-84)
    USS Shamrock Bay (CVE-84)
    Type: Escort Aircraft Carrier
     
    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Shangri-La (CV-38)
    USS Shangri-La (CV-38)
    Type: Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier
     
    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Ticonderoga (CV-14)
    USS Ticonderoga (CV-14)
    Type: Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier
     
    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Saint Lo (CVE-63)
    USS Saint Lo (CVE-63)
    Type: Escort Aircraft Carrier
     
    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the USS San Jacinto (CVL-30)
    USS San Jacinto (CVL-30)
    Type: Light Aircraft Carrier
     
    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Liscome Bay (CVE-56)
    USS Liscome Bay (CVE-56)
    Type: Escort Aircraft Carrier
     
    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Langley (CVL-27)
    USS Langley (CVL-27)
    Type: Conventionall-Powered Aircraft Carrier
     
    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Yorktown (CV-10 / CVA-10 / CVS-10)
    USS Yorktown (CV-10 / CVA-10 / CVS-10)
    Type: Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier
     
    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Cabot (CVL-28)
    USS Cabot (CVL-28)
    Type: Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier
     
    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Cowpens (CVL-25)
    USS Cowpens (CVL-25)
    Type: Comventilonally-Powered Light Aircraft Carrier
     
    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Hornet (CV-12)
    USS Hornet (CV-12)
    Type: Aircraft Carrier
     
    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Guadalcanal (CVE-60)
    USS Guadalcanal (CVE-60)
    Type: Escort Carrier
     
    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Independence (CVL-22)
    USS Independence (CVL-22)
    Type: Conventionally-Powered Light Aircraft Carrier
     
    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Kalinin Bay (CVE-68)
    USS Kalinin Bay (CVE-68)
    Type: Escort Carrier
     
    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Essex (CV-9)
    USS Essex (CV-9)
    Type: Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier
     
    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Wolverine (IX-64)
    USS Wolverine (IX-64)
    Type: Aviator Training Aircraft Carrier
     
    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Hornet (CV-8)
    USS Hornet (CV-8)
    Type: Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier
     
    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Dixmude (A-609)
    USS Dixmude (A-609)
    Type: Aircraft Transport / Escort Carrier
     
    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Wasp (CV-7)
    USS Wasp (CV-7)
    Type: Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier
     
    1938
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Enterprise (CV-6)
    USS Enterprise (CV-6)
    Type: Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier
     
    1937
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Yorktown (CV-5)
    USS Yorktown (CV-5)
    Type: Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier
     
    1934
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Ranger (CV-4)
    USS Ranger (CV-4)
    Type: Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier
     
    1927
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Lexington (CV-2)
    USS Lexington (CV-2)
    Type: Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier
     
    1927
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Saratoga (CV-3)
    USS Saratoga (CV-3)
    Type: Aircraft Carrier
     
    1924
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Sable (IX-81)
    USS Sable (IX-81)
    Type: Aviator Training Aircraft Carrier
     
    1922
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Langley (CV-1)
    USS Langley (CV-1)
    Type: Turbo Electrical-Powered Aircraft Carrier
     
    1905
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Pennsylvania (ACR-4)
    USS Pennsylvania (ACR-4)
    Type: Armored Cruiser