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Modern Aircraft Carriers

Despite the focus placed on land armies and air power, control of the seas still remains one of the more important qualities of waging an effective campaign.

Modern Aircraft Carriers

Despite the focus placed on land armies and air power, control of the seas still remains one of the more important qualities of waging an effective campaign.

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There are a total of 45 Modern Aircraft Carriers in the Military Factory. Entries are listed below by initial year of service descending. Flag images indicative of country of origin and not necessarily the primary operator.


This listing also includes Helicopter Carriers and future vessels under consideration or development.





Admiral Gorshkov (Baku CVHG-103)
Aircraft Carrier / Heavy Cruiser Warship
Picture of the Admiral Gorshkov (Baku CVHG-103)
001
National Flag Graphic
1987
Admiral Kuznetsov (CV Project 1143-5/6)
Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier
Picture of the Admiral Kuznetsov (CV Project 1143-5/6)
002
National Flag Graphic
1991
BNS Sao Paulo (A12)
Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier
Picture of the BNS Sao Paulo (A12)
003
National Flag Graphic
2000
Cavour (550)
Aircraft Carrier
Picture of the Cavour (550)
004
National Flag Graphic
2008
CNS Liaoning (16)
Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier
Picture of the CNS Liaoning (16)
005
National Flag Graphic
2012
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CNS Shandong (17) (Type 001A)
Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier
Picture of the CNS Shandong (17) (Type 001A)
006
National Flag Graphic
2020
ENS Gamal Abdel Nasser (L1010)
Amphibious Assault Support Ship / Helicopter Carrier
Picture of the ENS Gamal Abdel Nasser (L1010)
007
National Flag Graphic
2016
FS Charles de Gaulle (R91)
Nuclear-Powered Aircraft Carrier
Picture of the FS Charles de Gaulle (R91)
008
National Flag Graphic
2001
FS Mistral (L9013)
Amphibious Assault Ship / Helicopter Carrier
Picture of the FS Mistral (L9013)
009
National Flag Graphic
2005
FS Tonnere (L0914)
Helicopter Carrier / Amphibious Assault Vessel
Picture of the FS Tonnere (L0914)
0010
National Flag Graphic
2006
Giuseppe Garibaldi (551)
Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier
Picture of the Giuseppe Garibaldi (551)
0011
National Flag Graphic
1985
HMAS Adelaide (L01)
Helicopter Carrier/ Amphibious Assault Ship
Picture of the HMAS Adelaide (L01)
0012
National Flag Graphic
2016
HMAS Canberra (L02)
Helicopter Carrier / Amphibious Assault Ship
Picture of the HMAS Canberra (L02)
0013
National Flag Graphic
2014
HMS Ark Royal (R07)
Light Aircraft Carrier
Picture of the HMS Ark Royal (R07)
0014
National Flag Graphic
1981
HMS Illustrious (R06)
Conventionally-Powered Light Aircraft Carrier
Picture of the HMS Illustrious (R06)
0015
National Flag Graphic
1982
HMS Invincible (R05)
Conventionally-Powered Light Aircraft Carrier
Picture of the HMS Invincible (R05)
0016
National Flag Graphic
1980
HMS Prince of Wales (R09)
Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier
Picture of the HMS Prince of Wales (R09)
0017
National Flag Graphic
2020
HMS Queen Elizabeth (R08)
Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier
Picture of the HMS Queen Elizabeth (R08)
0018
National Flag Graphic
2017
HTMS Chakri Naruebet (CVS-911)
Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier
Picture of the HTMS Chakri Naruebet (CVS-911)
0019
National Flag Graphic
1997
INS Vikramaditya (R33)
Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier
Picture of the INS Vikramaditya (R33)
0020
National Flag Graphic
2013
INS Vikrant
Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier
Picture of the INS Vikrant
0021
National Flag Graphic
2019
INS Viraat (R22)
Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier
Picture of the INS Viraat (R22)
0022
National Flag Graphic
1989
INS Vishal
Aircraft Carrier
Picture of the INS Vishal
0023
National Flag Graphic
2025
JS Hyuga (DDH-181)
Helicopter Carrier / Destroyer Warship
Picture of the JS Hyuga (DDH-181)
0024
National Flag Graphic
2009
JS Ise (DDH-182)
Helicopter Destroyer / Aircraft Carrier
Picture of the JS Ise (DDH-182)
0025
National Flag Graphic
2011
JS Izumo (DDH-183)
Conventionally-Powered Helicopter Carrier / Destroyer
Picture of the JS Izumo (DDH-183)
0026
National Flag Graphic
2015
JS Kaga (DDH-184)
Conventionally-Powered Helicopter Carrier / Destroyer
Picture of the JS Kaga (DDH-184)
0027
National Flag Graphic
2017
ROKS Dokdo (LPH-6111)
Helicopter Carrier / Amphibious Assault Ship
Picture of the ROKS Dokdo (LPH-6111)
0028
National Flag Graphic
2007
TCG Anadolu (Anatolia)
Helicopter Carrier / Amphibious Assault Ship
Picture of the TCG Anadolu (Anatolia)
0029
National Flag Graphic
2021
USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72)
Nuclear-Powered Aircraft Carrier
Picture of the USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72)
0030
National Flag Graphic
1989
USS America (LHA-6)
Amphibious Assault Ship / Helicopter Carrier
Picture of the USS America (LHA-6)
0031
National Flag Graphic
2014
USS Carl Vinson (CVN-70)
Nuclear-Powered Aircraft Carrier
Picture of the USS Carl Vinson (CVN-70)
0032
National Flag Graphic
1982
USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN-69)
Nuclear-Powered Aircraft Carrier
Picture of the USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN-69)
0033
National Flag Graphic
1977
USS Enterprise (CVN-80)
Nuclear-Powered Supercarrier
Picture of the USS Enterprise (CVN-80)
0034
National Flag Graphic
2025
USS George H.W. Bush (CVN-77)
Nuclear-Powered Aircraft Carrier
Picture of the USS George H.W. Bush (CVN-77)
0035
National Flag Graphic
2009
USS George Washington (CVN-73)
Nuclear-Powered Aircraft Carrier
Picture of the USS George Washington (CVN-73)
0036
National Flag Graphic
1992
USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN-78)
Nuclear-Powered Supercarrier
Picture of the USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN-78)
0037
National Flag Graphic
2017
USS Harry S. Truman (CVN-75)
Nuclear-Powered Aircraft Carrier
Picture of the USS Harry S. Truman (CVN-75)
0038
National Flag Graphic
1998
USS John C. Stennis (CVN-74)
Nuclear-Powered Aircraft Carrier
Picture of the USS John C. Stennis (CVN-74)
0039
National Flag Graphic
1995
USS John F. Kennedy (CVN-79)
Nuclear-Powered Supercarrier
Picture of the USS John F. Kennedy (CVN-79)
0040
National Flag Graphic
2020
USS Kearsarge (LHD-3)
Amphibious Assault Support Ship
Picture of the USS Kearsarge (LHD-3)
0041
National Flag Graphic
1993
USS Nimitz (CVN-68)
Nuclear-Powered Aircraft Carrier
Picture of the USS Nimitz (CVN-68)
0042
National Flag Graphic
1975
USS Ronald Reagan (CVN-76)
Nuclear-Powered Aircraft Carrier
Picture of the USS Ronald Reagan (CVN-76)
0043
National Flag Graphic
2003
USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN-71)
Nuclear-Powered Aircraft Carrier
Picture of the USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN-71)
0044
National Flag Graphic
1986
USS Wasp (LHD-1)
Amphibious Assault Support Vessel
Picture of the USS Wasp (LHD-1)
0045
National Flag Graphic
1989


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