Last update on Dec.13, 2017

Aircraft Carrier Locations
Ship
Air Wing
Locations and Remarks
Last
Update
CVN-68 Nimitz
CVW-11
( NH )
Home Port : Kitsap-Bremerton, WA.
Back log
01Jun2017, departed Bremerton
01Jun-03Jun2017, EastPac
04Jun2017, San Diego, embarked the aviation squadrons of CVW-11
05Jun2017, departed San Diego
05Jun-16Jun2017, EastPac
17Jun-20Jun2017, Hawaii Operating Area, off the coast of Oahu
21Jun2017,
entered the U.S. 7th Fleet Area of Operations (AOO)
21Jun-27Jun2017, U.S. 7th Fleet AOO
28Jun-02Jul2017, Philippine Sea
03Jul2017,
transited the Surigao Strait southbound
03Jul-04Jul2017, Sulu Sea
05Jul-06Jul2017, South China Sea
06Jul2017,
transited the Singapore Strait westbound
07Jul2017,
transited the Strait of Malacca
07Jul-08Jul2017, Bay of Bengal
09Jul-12Jul2017,
anchored off the coast of Chennai, India
for the exercise Malabar 2017 in-port portions
with the Indian Navy and the Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force
13Jul-17Jul2017,
exercise Malabar 2017 in the Bay of Bengal
with the Indian Navy and the Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force
17Jul2017,
completed exercise Malabar 2017 in the Bay of Bengal
18Jul2017, Bay of Bengal
19Jul-23Jul2017, Arabian Sea
24Jul2017,
transited the Strait of Hormuz
24Jul-25Aug2017, Persian Gulf
26Aug-29Aug2017, Khalifa Bin Salman Port, Bahrain
30Aug-25Sep2017, Persian Gulf
26Sep-29Sep2017, Jebel Ali, United Arab Emirates
30Sep-21Oct2017, Persian Gulf
22Oct2017,
transited the Strait of Hormuz
23Oct-24Oct2017, Arabian Sea
25Oct2017
entered the U.S. 7th Fleet area of operations (AOO)
25Oct-27Oct2017, Indian Ocean
28Oct-30Oct2017, anchored off Colombo, Sri Lanka
31Oct-01Nov2017, Bay of Bengal
02Nov2017, Andaman Sea
03Nov2017,
transited the Strait of Malacca
04Nov2017,
transited the Singapore Strait
05Nov-09Nov2017, South China Sea
10Nov2017, East China Sea
11Nov-14Nov2017,
joint exercise involving three U.S. aircraft carriers
in the East Sea (Sea of Japan)
15Nov-24Nov2017, WestPac
25Nov-28Nov2017, Pearl Harbor, Hawaii
29Nov-04Dec2017, Tiger Cruise
05Dec-06Dec2017, San Diego
07Dec-09Dec2017, EastPac
10Dec2017, returned to Bremerton
Dec.13, 2017
CVN-69 Dwight D. Eisenhower
Not
assigned
Home Port : Norfolk, VA.
Back log
05Aug2017,
entered the Norfolk Naval Shipyard in Portsmouth
for a six-month Planned Incremental Availability (PIA)
Aug.9, 2017
CVN-70 Carl Vinson
CVW-2
( NE )
Home Port : San Diego, CA.
Back log
28Oct2017, departed San Diego
28Oct-16Nov2017,
Sustainment Exercise (SUSTEX) off the coast of southern California
16Nov2017, completed SUSTEX
17Nov2017, off the coast of southern California
18Nov2017, returned to San Diego
Nov.22, 2017
CVN-71 Theodore Roosevelt
CVW-17
( NA )
Home Port : San Diego, CA.
Back log
06Oct2017,
departed San Diego for a scheduled Middle East deployment
06Oct-22Oct2017, EastPac
23Oct2017,
entered the U.S. 7th Fleet area of operations (AOO)
23Oct-30Oct2017, U.S. 7th Fleet AOO
31Oct-03Nov2017, Apra Harbor, Guam
04Nov-09Nov2017, Philippine Sea
10Nov2017, East China Sea
11Nov-14Nov2017,
joint exercise involving three U.S. aircraft carriers
in the East Sea (Sea of Japan)
15Nov2017, East China Sea
16Nov2017, Philippine Sea
17Nov2017,
transited the Luzon Strait westbound
18Nov-19Nov2017, South China Sea
20Nov2017,
transited the Strait of Singapore
21Nov2017,
transited the Strait of Malacca
22Nov-26Nov2017, Bay of Bengal
27Nov2017,
entered the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations (AOO)
27Nov-28Nov2017, Arabian Sea
29Nov2017,
transited the Strait of Hormuz
29Nov-02Dec2017, Persian Gulf
03Dec-06Dec2017, port call
07Dec-12Dec2017, Persian Gulf
Dec.13, 2017
CVN-72 Abraham Lincoln
CVW-7
( AG )
Home Port : Norfolk, VA.
Back log
17Oct2017, departed Norfolk
17Oct-08Nov2017,
FRS carrier qualifications off the coast of North Carolina,
TRACOM carrier qualifications off the coast of Florida
09Nov2017, returned to Norfolk
07Dec2017, departed Norfolk
07Dec-12Dec2017,
FRS carrier qualifications off the coast of North Carolina
Dec.13, 2017
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
03Nov2017, departed Bremerton
03Nov-15Nov2017, off the coast of southern California
16Nov2017, returned to Bremerton
Nov.22, 2017
CVN-75 Harry S. Truman
CVW-1
( AB )
Home Port : Norfolk, VA.
Back log
11Oct2017, departed Norfolk
11Oct-02Nov2017,
Tailored Ship's Training Availability and Final Evaluation Period (TSTA/FEP),
off the coast of North Carolina
03Nov2017, returned to Norfolk
04Dec2017, departed Norfolk
04Dec-12Dec2017,
FRS carrier qualifications off the coast of North Carolina
Dec.13, 2017
CVN-76 Ronald Reagan
CVW-5
( NF )
Home Port : San Diego, CA.
Back log (Jul2003-Aug2015)
Home Port : Yokosuka, Japan
Back log (Aug2015-Present)
08Sep2017, departed Yokosuka
09Sep-12Sep2017, Carrier Qualifications, waters south of Japan
13Sep-14Sep2017, eastern sea of Okinawa, Japan
15Sep-28Sep2017, Philippine Sea
29Sep-01Oct2017, South China Sea
02Oct-05Oct2017, anchored in Victoria Harbour, Hong Kong
06Oct-07Oct2017, South China Sea
08Oct-15Oct2017, East China Sea
16Oct-20Oct2017,
participated in a bilateral training exercise with the South Korean navy
in the waters east and west of the Korean Peninsula
21Oct-25Oct2017, Busan, Republic of Korea
26Oct-10Nov2017, East China Sea
11Nov-14Nov2017,
joint exercise involving three U.S. aircraft carriers
in the East Sea (Sea of Japan)
15Nov2017, in the waters around Okinawa, Japan
16Nov-22Nov2017,
Annual Exercise (ANNUALEX) 28G, with the JMSDF,
in the waters around Okinawa, Japan
23Nov-03Dec2017, waters south of Japan
04Dec2017, returned to Yokosuka
Dec.6, 2017
CVN-77 George H.W. Bush
CVW-8
( AJ )
Home Port : Norfolk, VA.
Back log
17Oct2017, departed Norfolk
18Oct-27Oct2017, exercise Bold Alligator 2017 in the Lant
28Oct2017, returned to Norfolk
08Dec2017, departed Norfolk
08Dec-12Dec2017, off the Virginia coast
Dec.13, 2017
CVN-78 Gerald R. Ford
CVW-3
( AC )
Home Port : Norfolk, VA.
Back log
31Oct2017, departed Norfolk
01Nov-09Nov2017,
carrier qualifications with CVW-3 off the coast of North Carolina
10Nov2017, returned to Norfolk
03Dec2017, departed Norfolk
03Dec-12Dec2017, off the Virginia coast
Dec.13, 2017
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
-------[ Schedule ]-------------------------
FY2018 : Launched
FY2022 : Commissioned
Aug.2, 2017
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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