Last update on Jan.22, 2020

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
11Jan2020, departed Kitsap-Bremerton
11Jan-13Jan2020, EastPac
14Jan-18Jan2020, San Diego
19Jan-21Jan2020,
Composite Training Unit Exercise (COMPTUEX),
Southern California Operating Areas
Jan.22, 2020
USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69)
CVW-3
( AC )
Home Port : Norfolk, VA.
Back log
17Jan2020, departed Norfolk
17Jan-21Jan2020,
Composite Training Unit Exercise (COMPTUEX),
Virginia Capes Operating Areas
Jan.22, 2020
USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70)
CVW-2
( NE )
Home Port : Kitsap-Bremerton, WA.
Back log
16Jan2019, departed San Diego
16Jan-19Jan2019, EastPac
20Jan2019, arrived at new homeport Kitsap-Bremerton
28Feb2019,
entered the Dry Dock
at Puget Sound Naval Shipyard and Intermediate Maintenance Facility
for a 15-month Drydocking Planned Incremental Availability (DPIA)
Apr.10, 2019
USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71)
CVW-11
( NH )
Home Port : San Diego, CA.
Back log
17Jan2020,
departed San Diego for a scheduled Indo-Pacific deployment
17Jan-21Jan2020, Southern California Operating Areas
Jan.22, 2020
USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72)
CVW-7
( AG )
Home Port : San Diego, CA.
Back log
01Apr2019,
departed Norfolk
for a scheduled deployment and a homeport change to San Diego
01Apr-07Apr2019, Lant
08Apr2018, entered the U.S. 6th Fleet area of operations
08Apr-12Apr2019, EastLant
13Apr2019, transited the Strait of Gibraltar
13Apr-14Apr2019, Med
15Apr-19Apr2019, anchored off the coast of Palma de Mallorca, Spain
20Apr-22Apr2019, Med
23Apr2019, transited the Strait of Sicily
23Apr-08May2019, Med
09May2019, transited the Suez Canal
09May-11May2019, Red Sea
12May2019, transited the Bab el-Mandeb Strait
12May-10Jun2019, North Arabian Sea
11Jun-13Jun2019, Duqm, Oman
14Jun-21Jul2019, North Arabian Sea
22Jul-26Jul2019, Duqm, Oman
27Jul-30Aug2019, North Arabian Sea
31Aug-07Sep2019, Duqm, Oman
08Sep-18Nov2019, North Arabian Sea
19Nov2019, transited the Strait of Hormuz
19Nov-21Nov2019, Arabian Gulf
22Nov-25Nov2019,
combat sorties in support of Operation Inherent Resolve,
Arabian Gulf
26Nov-01Dec2019, Khalifa Bin Salman Port, Bahrain
02Dec-03Dec2019, Arabian Gulf
04Dec2019, transited the Strait of Hormuz
04Dec-13Dec2019, North Arabian Sea
14Dec-21Dec2019, Indian Ocean
22Dec-23Dec2019, transited the Malacca Strait
23Dec-26Dec2019, South China Sea
27Dec-30Dec2019, Philippine Sea
06Jan-07Jan2020, Middle Pacific, U.S. 3rd Fleet AOO
08Jan-13Jan2020, Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam
14Jan-19Jan2020, "Tiger Cruise"
20Jan2020, arrived at new homeport San Diego
Jan.22, 2020
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)
Aug.16, 2017
USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74)
Not
assigned
Home Port : Norfolk, VA.
Back log
05Dec2019, departed Norfolk
05Dec-06Dec2019, WestLant
07Dec-14Dec2019,
NATRACOM and FRS carrier qualifications,
Jacksonville Operating Areas
15Dec2019, returned to Norfolk
Dec.18, 2019
USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75)
CVW-1
( AB )
Home Port : Norfolk, VA.
Back log
18Nov2019, departed Norfolk
18Nov-28Nov2019, WestLant
29Nov2019, entered the U.S. 6th Fleet area of operations
29Nov-01Dec2019, EastLant
02Dec-04Dec2019, west of the Strait of Gibraltar
05Dec2019, transited the Strait of Gibraltar
05Dec-12Dec2019, Med
13Dec2019, transited the Suez Canal
13Dec-16Dec2019, Red Sea
17Dec2019-16Jan2020, North Arabian Sea
17Jan-20Jan2020, Duqm, Oman
Jan.22, 2020
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)
Jan2019,
four-month Selected Restricted Availability (SRA)
Jan.22, 2020
USS George H.W. Bush (CVN 77)
CVW-8
( AJ )
Home Port : Norfolk, VA.
Back log
21Feb2019,
moved to Dry Dock, Norfolk Naval Shipyard in Portsmouth, Va.
for Drydocking Planned Incremental Availability (DPIA)
Feb.27, 2019
USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78)
Not
assigned
Home Port : Norfolk, VA.
Back log
06Nov2019, departed Norfolk
06Nov-24Nov2019,
Independent Steaming Exercises, Virginia Capes Operating Areas
25Nov2019, returned to Norfolk
04Dec2019, departed Norfolk
04Dec-11Dec2019, Virginia Capes Operating Areas
12Dec2019, returned to Norfolk
16Jan2020, departed Norfolk
16Jan-20Jan2020,
Aircraft Compatibility Testing (ACT) to
Electromagnetic Aircraft Launch Systems (EMALS)
and Advanced Arresting Gear (AAG),
off the East Coast
Jan.22, 2020
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)
-------[ Schedule ]-------------------------
Jan2020,
launching the aircraft carrier
Jan.1, 2020
USS Enterprise (CVN 80)
24Aug2017,
Celebrates Ceremonial Steel-Cut
at Huntington Ingalls Industries Newport News Shipbuilding (HII-NNS)
-------[ Schedule ]-------------------------
FY2020 : Laid down
FY2025 : Launched
FY2027 : Commissioned
Jan.22, 2020
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
May 20, 2009
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
Mar.26, 2008

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