Last update on Nov.14, 2018

Aircraft Carrier Locations
Ship
Air Wing
Locations and Remarks
Last
Update
CVN-68 Nimitz
CVW-17
( NA )
Home Port : Kitsap-Bremerton, WA.
Back log
01Mar2018,
entered a dry dock
at the Puget Sound Naval Shipyard and Intermediate Maintenance Facility
for a 15-month docking planned incremental availability (DPIA)
Nov.7, 2018
CVN-69 Dwight D. Eisenhower
CVW-3
( AC )
Home Port : Norfolk, VA.
Back log
05Aug2017,
entered the Norfolk Naval Shipyard in Portsmouth
for a Planned Incremental Availability (PIA)
Aug.29, 2018
CVN-70 Carl Vinson
CVW-2
( NE )
Home Port : San Diego, CA.
Back log
23Sep2018, departed San Diego
23Sep-28Sep2018, off the coast of southern California
29Sep2018, returned to San Diego
09Oct2018, departed San Diego
09Oct-06Nov2018,
Sustainment Exercise (SUSTEX), off the coast of southern California
07Nov2018, returned to San Diego
Nov.14, 2018
CVN-71 Theodore Roosevelt
CVW-11
( NH )
Home Port : San Diego, CA.
Back log
15Jul2018,
commenced a six-month Planned Incremental Availability (PIA)
Nov.7, 2018
CVN-72 Abraham Lincoln
CVW-7
( AG )
Home Port : Norfolk, VA.
Back log
19Aug2018, departed Norfolk
19Aug-30Aug2018,
in support of the movie shooting "Top Gun",
CVW-7 Carrier Qualifications (CQ),
F-35C from VFA-101 conducted Operational Test-1 (OT-1),
dual-carrier sustainment operations with USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75),
off the coast of Florida and Virginia
31Aug2018, returned to Norfolk
11Sep2018, departed Norfolk to evade approaching Hurricane Florence
11Sep-15Sep2018, WestLant
16Sep2018, returned to Norfolk
Sep.19, 2018
CVN-73 George Washington
Not
assigned
Home Port : Norfolk, VA.
Back log (Jul1992-Aug2008)
Home Port : Yokosuka, Japan
Back log (Aug2008-Aug2015)
Home Port : Norfolk, VA.
Back log (Aug2015-Present)
04Aug2017,
entered the Dry Dock
at the HII Newport News Shipbuilding in Newport News, Va.,
for a four-year Refueling and Complex Overhaul (RCOH)
Aug.16, 2017
CVN-74 John C. Stennis
CVW-9
( NG )
Home Port : Kitsap-Bremerton, WA.
Back log
15Oct2018,
departed Bremerton
for a scheduled deployment and a homeport change to Norfolk
15Oct-17Oct2018, EastPac
18Oct2018, San Diego
19Oct-08Nov2018, EastPac
Nov.14, 2018
CVN-75 Harry S. Truman
CVW-1
( AB )
Home Port : Norfolk, VA.
Back log
28Aug2018,
departed Norfolk for a scheduled deployment
28Aug-29Aug2018, off the coast of Virginia
30Aug2018,
dual-carrier sustainment operations with Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72),
off the coast of Virginia
31Aug-08Sep2018, Lant
09Sep-17Sep2018, NorLant
18Sep2018,
commenced operations in the U.S. 6th Fleet area of operations
18Sep-28Sep2018, NorLant
29Sep-04Oct2018, North Sea
05Oct2018, transited the Dover Strait
06Oct-09Oct2018,
anchored at Solent, off the coast of Stokes Bay, Gosport, England
10Oct-11Oct2018, English Channel
11Oct2018, transited the Dover Strait
12Oct-18Oct2018, North Sea
19Oct2018, entered the Arctic Circle
19Oct-24Oct2018, Norwegian Sea
25Oct-31Oct2018,
NATO exercise Trident Juncture 2018, Norwegian Sea
01Nov-09Nov2018, EastLant
10Nov-13Nov2018,
anchored off the coast of Lisbon, Portugal
Nov.14, 2018
CVN-76 Ronald Reagan
CVW-5
( NF )
Home Port : San Diego, CA.
Back log (Jul2003-Aug2015)
Home Port : Yokosuka, Japan
Back log (Aug2015-Present)
14Aug2018, departed Yokosuka
14Aug-17Aug2018, waters south of Japan
18Aug-23Aug2018, East China Sea
24Aug-28Aug2018, Philippine Sea
29Aug-31Aug2018, South China Sea
01Sep-15Sep2018, Philippine Sea
16Sep-23Sep2018,
participated in exercise Valiant Shield 2018,
around the Marianas Island Range
24Sep-27Sep2018, Apra Harbor, Guam
28Sep-08Oct2018, Philippine Sea
09Oct-10Oct2018, South China Sea
11Oct2018,
Republic of Korea (ROK) International Fleet Review (IFR) 2018,
off the south coast of Jeju Island, Republic of Korea
12Oct-15Oct2018, Jeju Island, Republic of Korea
16Oct-18Oct2018, South China Sea
19Oct-28Oct2018, Philippine Sea
29Oct-08Nov2018,
biennial exercise Keen Sword 2019, off Okinawa, Japan
09Nov-12Nov2018, Philippine Sea
Nov.14, 2018
CVN-77 George H.W. Bush
CVW-8
( AJ )
Home Port : Norfolk, VA.
Back log
10Sep2018, departed Norfolk to evade approaching Hurricane Florence
10Sep-12Sep2018, WestLant
13Sep-27Sep2018,
FRS-CQ and TRACOM-CQ,
off the coast of Virginia and off the coast of Florida
28Sep2018, returned to Norfolk
01Nov2018, departed Norfolk
01Nov-10Nov2018, WestLant
11Nov2018, returned to Norfolk
Nov.14, 2018
CVN-78 Gerald R. Ford
Not
assigned
Home Port : Norfolk, VA.
Back log
15Jul2018,
moved to Newport News Shipbuilding
to begin a Post Shakedown Availability (PSA)
Aug.29, 2018
Aircraft Carrier Locations (Constructed and Proposed)
CVN-79 John F. Kennedy
15Jan2009,
Northrop Grumman Newport News shipyard
received a $374 million cost type contract award
for construction preparation of the CVN 79
25Feb2011,
"First Cut of Steel" ceremony
at Northrop Grumman Shipbuilding Newport News
20Mar2012,
proposed budget being considered by Congress
would change that date
to September 2022 from September 2020
13Sep2013,
$4 billion construction contract could be delayed a year
Instead, the Navy will pay an additional $296 million
to extend a 2010 advanced construction contract
25Aug2015, celebrated the keel laying
28Sep2018,
The final piece of the underwater hull of CVN 79 is lowered into place
Oct.3, 2018
CVN-80 Enterprise -------[ Schedule ]-------------------------
FY2018 : Laid down
FY2023 : Launched
FY2025 : Commissioned
FY2027 : replace CVN-68 Nimitz
Dec.5, 2012
Aircraft Carrier Locations (Retired)
CV-63 Kitty Hawk Back log
31Jan2009,
decommissioning ceremony
at Naval Base Kitsap Pier D in Bremerton
12May2009,
decommissioned at Puget Sound Naval Shipyard
& Intermediate Maintenance Facility in Bremerton
May 20, 2009
CV-64 Constellation Back log
07Aug2003, decommissioned at San Diego
12Sep2003,
departed San Diego
late Sep. 2003,
arrived at Puget Sound Naval Shipyard in Bremerton for mothballed
08Aug2014,
departed Bremerton under tow
16Jan2015,
arrived at International Shipbreaking Ltd, Brownsville, TX.,
began the deconstruction process
17May2017,
the last piece of the vessel was removed
Jun.14, 2017
CVN-65 Enterprise Back log
01Dec2012,
inactivation ceremony at Naval Station Norfolk
20Jun2013,
final homecoming
to Newport News Shipbuilding for inactivation
03Feb2017,
decommissioned at Newport News Shipbuilding
Feb.15, 2017
CV-67 John F. Kennedy Back log
23Mar2007,
decommissioned at Naval Station Mayport
30Sep2007,
formally decommissioned at Naval Station Norfolk

22Mar2008,
towed into the Port of Philadelphia
at the Navy Inactive Ships Maintenance Facility
Mar.26, 2008

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