Last update on Feb.1, 2023

Aircraft Carrier Locations
Ship
Air Wing
Locations and Remarks
Last
Update
USS Nimitz (CVN 68)
CVW-17
( NA )
Home Port : Kitsap-Bremerton, WA.
Back log
28Nov2022,
departed Kitsap-Bremerton for a scheduled deployment
28Nov-29Nov2022, EastPac
30Nov-02Dec2022, San Diego
03Dec-07Dec2022, Southern California Operating Areas
08Dec-15Dec2022, EastPac
16Dec2022, chopped into U.S. 7th Fleet
16Dec-20Dec2022, WestPac
21Dec-28Dec2022, vicinity of Guam
29Dec2022-11Jan2023, Philippine Sea
12Jan-20Jan2023, South China Sea
21Jan-24Jan2023, Changi Naval Base, Singapore
25Jan-30Jan2023, South China Sea
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2025, scheduled to decommission
Feb.1, 2023
USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69)
CVW-3
( AC )
Home Port : Norfolk, VA.
Back log
12Dec2022, departed Norfolk
12Dec-16Dec2022,
flight deck certification and CVW-3 Carrier Qualifications
in the Virginia Capes Operating Areas
17Dec2022, returned to Norfolk
23Jan2023, departed Norfolk
23Jan-30Jan2023, Virginia Capes Operating Areas
Feb.1, 2023
USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70)
CVW-2
( NE )
Home Port : San Diego, CA.
Back log
17Jan2023, departed San Diego
17Jan-21Jan2023, Southern California Operating Areas
22Jan2023, returned to San Diego
Jan.25, 2023
USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71)
CVW-11
( NH )
Home Port : Kitsap-Bremerton, WA.
Back log
19Jul2021, departed San Diego
19Jul-21Jul2021, EastPac
22Jul2021,
arrived at Naval Base Kitsap in Bremerton
as part of a homeport shift
to conduct a Docking Planned Incremental Availability (DPIA)
at Puget Sound Naval Shipyard & Intermediate
04Aug2022, exited the dry dock
-------[ Schedule ]-------------------------
2024, scheduled to deployment
Jan.11, 2023
USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72)
CVW-9
( NG )
Home Port : San Diego, CA.
Back log
17Jan2023, departed San Diego
17Jan-22Jan2023, Southern California Operating Areas
23Jan2023, returned to San Diego
24Jan2023, Friends and Family Day Cruise
Feb.1, 2023
USS George Washington (CVN 73)
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)
-------[ Schedule ]-------------------------
May2022, RCOH is expected to completed
Apr.14, 2021
USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74)
Not
assigned
Home Port : Norfolk, VA.
Back log
06May2021,
moved from Naval Station Norfolk to Newport News Shipyard
for a Refueling and Complex Overhaul (RCOH)
10Aug2021, removed arresting gear engine
Aug.18, 2021
USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75)
CVW-1
( AB )
Home Port : Norfolk, VA.
Back log
07Dec2022,
moved from Naval Station Norfolk to
Norfolk Naval Shipyard in Portsmouth
in advance of its scheduled Planned Incremental Availability
Dec.14, 2022
USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76)
CVW-5
( NF )
Home Port : San Diego, CA.
Back log (Jul2003-Aug2015)
Home Port : Yokosuka, Japan
Back log (Aug2015-Present)
20May2022,
departed Yokosuka
to support security and stability in the Indo-Pacific region
20May2022,
conducted ammo onload
with the USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72)
21May-25May2022,
Carrier Qualifications in the waters south of Japan
26May-02Jun2022, Philippine Sea
03Jun-04Jun2022, vicinity of Okinawa
05Jun-06Jun2022, Philippine Sea
07Jun-13Jun2022,
biennial field training exercise Valiant Shield 2022
in the Marianas region
14Jun-22Jun2022, Marianas region
23Jun-26Jun2022, Naval Base Guam
27Jun-29Jun2022, Marianas region
30Jun-11Jul2022, Philippine Sea
12Jul-21Jul2022, South China Sea
22Jul-25Jul2022, Changi Naval Base, Singapore
26Jul-29Jul2022, South China Sea
30Jul2022, transited the San Bernardino Strait
31Jul-11Aug2022, Philippine Sea
12Aug-14Aug2022, vicinity of Okinawa, Japan
15Aug-18Aug2022, waters south of Japan
19Aug2022, returned to Yokosuka
12Sep2022, departed Yokosuka
13Sep-14Sep2022,
Carrier Qualifications in the waters south of Japan
15Sep-20Sep2022, Philippine Sea
21Sep-22Sep2022, East China Sea
23Sep-26Sep2022, Busan, Republic of Korea
27Sep-29Sep2022,
participated with the ROK Navy
in Maritime Counter Special Operations Exercise (MCSOFEX)
to strengthen interoperability and training
in the waters east of the Korean peninsula, Republic of Korea
30Sep2022,
the waters east of the Korean peninsula, Republic of Korea
01Oct-02Oct2022, Sea of Japan
03Oct2022, transited the Tsugaru Strait eastbound
03Oct-04Oct2022, the east of northern Japan
05Oct2022, transited the Tsugaru Strait westbound
05Oct-06Oct2022, Sea of Japan
07Oct-08Oct2022,
joint maritime exercises with Republic of Korea
in the waters east of the Korean peninsula, Republic of Korea
09Oct-10Oct2022, East China Sea
11Oct-12Oct2022, Philippine Sea
13Oct2022, South China Sea
14Oct-17Oct2022, anchored in Manila Bay, Philippines
18Oct-19Oct2022, South China Sea
20Oct-27Oct2022, Philippine Sea
27Oct-02Nov2022, vicinity of Okinawa, Japan
03Nov-05Nov2022, off the south coast of Japan
06Nov2022,
in support of JMSDF International Fleet Review,
off the coast of Miura
07Nov-15Dec2022, off the south coast of Japan
16Dec2022, returned to Yokosuka
Dec.21, 2022
USS George H.W. Bush (CVN 77)
CVW-7
( AG )
Home Port : Norfolk, VA.
Back log
10Aug2022, departed Norfolk for a scheduled deployment
11Aug-15Aug2022,
Carrier Qualifications in the Virginia Capes Operating Areas
16Aug-18Aug2022, WestLant
19Aug2022, entered the U.S. 6th Fleet area of responsibility
20Aug-24Aug2022, EastLant
25Aug2022, transited the Strait of Gibraltar
25Aug-26Aug2022, WestLant
27Aug-28Aug2022, Ionian Sea
29Aug2022, transited the Strait of Otranto
29Aug-25Sep2022, Adriatic Sea
26Sep2022, transited the Strait of Otranto
26Sep-27Sep2022, Ionian Sea
28Sep2022, transited the Strait of Otranto
28Sep-04Oct2022, Adriatic Sea
05Oct2022, transited the Strait of Otranto
06Oct-09Oct2022, Souda Bay, on the island of Crete, Greece
10Oct2022, Med
11Oct2022, Ionian Sea
12Oct-02Nov2022, Adriatic Sea
03Nov-07Nov2022, anchored off the coast of Split, Croatia
08Nov-21Nov2022, Adriatic Sea
22Nov2022, transited the Strait of Otranto
22Nov-25Nov2022, Ionian Sea
26Nov2022, transited the Messina Strait
26Nov-27Nov2022, Tyrrhenian Sea
28Nov-01Dec2022, Naples, Italy
02Dec-08Dec2022, Tyrrhenian Sea
09Dec2022, transited the Strait of Otranto
09Dec-25Dec2022, Adriatic Sea
26Dec-27Dec2022, Ionian Sea
27Dec-28Dec2022, Tyrrhenian Sea
29Dec2022-02Jan2023, Marseille, France
03Jan-06Jan2023, Tyrrhenian Sea
07Jan-08Jan2023, Ionian Sea
08Jan2023, transited the Strait of Otranto
08Jan-19Jan2023, Adriatic Sea
20Jan2023, transited the Strait of Otranto
20Jan-21Jan2023, Ionian Sea
22Jan2023, Eastern Mediterranean Sea, near Crete
23Jan2023, Eastern Mediterranean Sea
24Jan2023, off the coast of Israel
25Jan-26Jan2023, Eastern Mediterranean Sea
27Jan2023, Eastern Mediterranean Sea, near Crete
28Jan2023, Ionian Sea
29Jan2023, transited the Strait of Otranto
29Jan-30Jan2023, Adriatic Sea
Feb.1, 2023
USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78)
CVW-8
( AJ )
Home Port : Norfolk, VA.
Back log
03Oct2022,
scheduled to leave Norfolk
for what the Navy has called a "service retained" deployment,
but was delayed by a weather front
04Oct2022, departed Norfolk for a "service retained" deployment
04Oct-27Oct2022, off the east coast
28Oct-31Oct2022,
anchored off the coast of Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
01Nov-13Nov2022,
operating in the Eastern Atlantic Ocean
and is expected to make its next port call in Portsmouth, UK
14Nov-17Nov2022,
anchored off the coast of Portsmouth, United Kingdom
18Nov-21Nov2022, Eastern Atlantic Ocean
22Nov-25Nov2022, en route to Norfolk
26Nov2022, returned to Norfolk
Nov.30, 2022
Aircraft Carrier Locations (Constructed and Proposed)
USS John F. Kennedy (CVN 79)
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
22Aug2015,
keel was laid
25Aug2015,
celebrated the keel laying
28Sep2018,
The final piece of the underwater hull of CVN 79
is lowered into place
29May2019,
588-metric-ton island superstructure was placed
29Oct2019,
the dry dock was flooded
07Dec2019,
John F. Kennedy (CVN 79) was christened
at Huntington Ingalls Industries Newport News Shipbuilding
(HII-NNS)
16Dec2019,
moved from Dry Dock 12 to Pier 3,
where the ship would undergo final completion and outfitting
-------[ Schedule ]-------------------------
11Feb2022,
scheduled to projected to begin testing
Electromagnetic Aircraft Launch System (EMALS)
in later 2022
2024, planned delivery
Oct.5, 2022
USS Enterprise (CVN 80)
24Aug2017,
Celebrates Ceremonial Steel-Cut
at Huntington Ingalls Industries Newport News Shipbuilding
(HII-NNS)
05Apr2022,
laying the keel, with no ceremony
27Aug2022,
official keel-laying ceremony
-------[ Schedule ]-------------------------
Nov2025, scheduled to be launched
Mar2028, planned delivery
Oct.5, 2022
USS Doris Miller (CVN 81)
20Jan2020,
Naming Ceremony at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii
25Aug2021,
the First Cut of Steel ceremony at Newport News Shipbuilding
-------[ Planned ]-------------------------
Jan2026, Laid down
Oct2029, Launched
2032, Commissioned
Oct.5, 2022
Aircraft Carrier Locations (Retired)
USS Kitty Hawk (CV 63) 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
09Mar2021,
arrived at Puget Sound Naval Shipyard
to be put in dry dock and have the hull scraped of marine life
before being towed to her final destination
06Oct2021,
were sold for one-cent to International Shipbreaking Limited
Nov.3, 2021
USS Constellation (CV 64) 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
USS Enterprise (CVN 65) 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
USS John F. Kennedy (CV 67) 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
06Oct2021,
were sold for one-cent to International Shipbreaking Limited
Nov.3, 2021

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