Modern U.S. Navy Aircraft Carriers - Queens of the High Seas
The United States Navy is the largest and most powerful force on the high seas today - the service made more potent by their impressive carrier fleet.There are a total of 16 Modern U.S. Navy Aircraft Carriers - Queens of the High Seas in the Military Factory. Entries are listed below in alphanumeric order (1-to-Z). Flag images indicative of country of origin and not necessarily the primary operator.
Vessels currently under construction or planned for service are also included in this listing as are helicopter carriers and amphibious assault ships.
The USS Abraham Lincoln CVN-72 is the second US Navy vessel to be named after the former president....
The USS Carl Vinson has recently seen action in support of Operation Enduring Freedom and the Global War on Terrori...
The USS Dwight D. Eisenhower CVN-69 aircraft carrier has taken part in several notable American-led actions since h...
The USS Enterprise CVN-80 is the third named ship of the now-three-strong class of American supercarrier....
USS George H.W. Bush CVN-77 was commissioned in 2009 forming the final ship of the ten-strong Nimitz-class of aircr...
There have been four ships in United States Navy service to have been named after the founding father, George Washi...
The supercarrier USS Gerald Ford was expected to join ranks of the United States Navy sometime in 2015 - delays hav...
The USS John C. Stennis makes up the fifth of the ten total Nimitz-class aircraft carriers built....
The USS John F. Kennedy CVN-79 will be the second of the Gerald R. Ford-class of nuclear supercarriers when she is ...
LHD-3 is the fifth United States Navy ship to carry the USS Kearsarge name originating from Mount Kearsarge of New ...
The USS Nimitz CVN-68 nuclear-powered aircraft carrier became the lead ship of the 10-strong Nimitz-class in servic...
USS Ronald Reagan CVN-76 is the ninth ship of the ten-strong Nimitz-class group of nuclear-powered aircraft carrier...
The USS Theodore Roosevelt was the 4th Nimitz-class nuclear aircraft carrier out of a family of ten....