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Royal Navy’s Biggest Aircraft Carrier Might Not Make It to New York After Breaking Down
Royal Navy’s Biggest Aircraft Carrier Might Not Make It to New York After Breaking Down

31 Aug 2022, 03:28 UTC / UK's biggest and newest aircraft carrier broke down soon after departing its naval base, when it was headed to the U.S. for intensive trials with fighter jets

 
India’s First Indigenous Aircraft Carrier Launched, Powered by General Electric Engines
India’s First Indigenous Aircraft Carrier Launched, Powered by General Electric Engines

17 Aug 2022, 03:07 UTC / India reached a milestone for its military and naval development, with the commissioning of its first indigenous aircraft carrier

 
The Biggest of the Biggest: Prelude FLNG, the Largest Floating Edifice of All Time
The Biggest of the Biggest: Prelude FLNG, the Largest Floating Edifice of All Time

13 Aug 2022, 16:11 UTC / Almost 600 yards long and six times heavier than the 'USS Ronald Reagan', the 10$Bln+ floating natural gas refinery is a tech marvel and a monetary nightmare

 
This US Aircraft Carrier Hosted a College Basketball Game on Its Deck, It Was Wonderful
This US Aircraft Carrier Hosted a College Basketball Game on Its Deck, It Was Wonderful

5 Aug 2022, 04:40 UTC / The newly christened forefather of the Midway-class aircraft carrier never saw action in the Second World War. But managed to have a wonderful career afterward.

 
Navy Trying to Recover the $50M Super Hornet That Got Blown Off a Carrier by Wind
Navy Trying to Recover the $50M Super Hornet That Got Blown Off a Carrier by Wind

12 Jul 2022, 05:18 UTC / The U.S. 6th Fleet is still investigating the baffling reasons that caused a $50 million, 32,000-pound Super Hornet to be blown overboard

 
USS George H.W. Bush Both Catapulted and Landed Jets 80,000 Times, All With Zero Incidents
USS George H.W. Bush Both Catapulted and Landed Jets 80,000 Times, All With Zero Incidents

24 Jun 2022, 15:15 UTC / USS George H.W. Bush and the Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 7 reached the 80,000 takeoffs and 80,000 landings milestones this month

 
F/A-18E Super Hornet Shows Its Teeth as It Gets to Be Arrested on Aircraft Carrier Deck
F/A-18E Super Hornet Shows Its Teeth as It Gets to Be Arrested on Aircraft Carrier Deck

17 May 2022, 08:35 UTC / F/A-18E Super Hornet deployed with the Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 151 in the Philippine Sea is seen here getting ready to make an arrested landing

 
F/A-18 Super Hornets Put On an Aircraft Carrier Show Before Top Gun: Maverick Premiere
F/A-18 Super Hornets Put On an Aircraft Carrier Show Before Top Gun: Maverick Premiere

13 May 2022, 06:34 UTC / The U.S. Navy releases a couple of images showing the F/A-18E Super Hornets in action at sea, just in time for the release of Top Gun: Maverick

 
Submarine-Hunting Helicopters Arrive on Aircraft Carrier HMS Prince of Wales
Submarine-Hunting Helicopters Arrive on Aircraft Carrier HMS Prince of Wales

8 Mar 2022, 15:20 UTC / Royal Navy's premier Merlin Mk2 submarine-hunting helicopters have touched down on the aircraft carrier HMS Prince of Wales for Arctic exercises

 
F-35 Fighter Jet Crash-Lands on USS Carl Vinson, Skids Off the Deck and Is Lost at Sea
F-35 Fighter Jet Crash-Lands on USS Carl Vinson, Skids Off the Deck and Is Lost at Sea

26 Jan 2022, 10:52 UTC / USS Carl Vinson had just started operations in the South China Sea when “a landing mishap” occurred. Seven people were injured and the aircraft has been lost

 
Nuclear Carrier Deploys Under the Command of a Woman, for the First Time in U.S. History
Nuclear Carrier Deploys Under the Command of a Woman, for the First Time in U.S. History

6 Jan 2022, 07:00 UTC / The USS Abraham Lincoln nuclear carrier departed on a historic mission under the command of a woman captain, with the first Marine Corps F-35 squadron on board

 
USS Carl Vinson Flight Operations Remind Enemies America Can Always Strike From Nearby
USS Carl Vinson Flight Operations Remind Enemies America Can Always Strike From Nearby

7 Nov 2021, 07:56 UTC / Video shows the nuclear-powered USS Carl Vinson aircraft carrier conducting its usual business while deployed in an undisclosed location

 
USS Kitty Hawk and USS John F. Kennedy Aircraft Carriers Sell for a Penny Each
USS Kitty Hawk and USS John F. Kennedy Aircraft Carriers Sell for a Penny Each

6 Oct 2021, 20:55 UTC / A recent deal between the U.S. Navy and ISL/EMR Brownsville dismantling firm has resulted in two decommissioned aircraft carriers being sold for two cents

 
Nimitz-Class Aircraft Carrier Is One Huge Gas Station, Delivered 1M Gallons of Fuel
Nimitz-Class Aircraft Carrier Is One Huge Gas Station, Delivered 1M Gallons of Fuel

30 Sep 2021, 08:30 UTC / Nimitz-Class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson refueled nine ships since the beginning of the year, feeding them a total of 1 million gallons of fuel

 
Marine Corps F-35B Performs First Ever Cross-Deck Flight From Foreign Carrier
Marine Corps F-35B Performs First Ever Cross-Deck Flight From Foreign Carrier

25 Aug 2021, 09:54 UTC / An F-35B Lighting II deployed with a unit of the Marine Corps performs the first ever cross-deck operation from a foreign, British carrier

 
Huge Blast Rocks USS Gerald R. Ford, Carrier and Marine Life Not Harmed by Test
Huge Blast Rocks USS Gerald R. Ford, Carrier and Marine Life Not Harmed by Test

9 Aug 2021, 07:42 UTC / The USS Gerald R. Ford survived the third and last Full Ship Shock Trials explosion off the coast of Florida, Navy hints no marine life harmed in the blast

 
World’s First Aircraft Carrier Turned Superyacht to Have Amazing Swappable Decks
World’s First Aircraft Carrier Turned Superyacht to Have Amazing Swappable Decks

26 Jul 2021, 07:13 UTC / An incredible superyacht concept, with a golf course that can switch to a landing strip for a helicopter and air taxis, is based on an retired aircraft carrier.

 
U.S. Carrier Strike Groups Look Fierce Leading the Way With HMS Queen Elizabeth
U.S. Carrier Strike Groups Look Fierce Leading the Way With HMS Queen Elizabeth

14 Jul 2021, 09:16 UTC / Three of the world's most amazing carrier strike groups joined forces for a display of power, led by USS Ronald Reagan, USS Iwo Jima and HMS Queen Elizabeth.

 
USS Gerald Ford Withstands 3.9 Magnitude Earthquake-Like Shock Trial Explosion
USS Gerald Ford Withstands 3.9 Magnitude Earthquake-Like Shock Trial Explosion

21 Jun 2021, 07:33 UTC / The U.S. Navy's newest aircraft carrier completed its first shock trial, testing its strength, before it will become fully operational

 
F-35 Lightening Lands for the First Time Aboard the Royal Navy’s Newest Warship
F-35 Lightening Lands for the First Time Aboard the Royal Navy’s Newest Warship

10 Jun 2021, 13:45 UTC / After the Army Air Corps Apache helicopters, it was F-35 Lightening aircraft's turn to meet HMS Prince of Wales for the first time, in historic trials