Last update on Oct.27, 2021

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
27Apr2020,
departed Kitsap-Bremerton
for a composite training unit exercise (COMPTUEX)
27Apr-30Apr2020, EastPac
01May-05May2020, San Diego
06May-02Jun2020,
composite training unit exercise (COMPTUEX),
Southern California Operating Areas
03Jun-07Jun2020, San Diego
08Jun2020,
deployed from San Diego
in support of global maritime security operations
08Jun-13Jun2020, EastPac
14Jun-16Jun2020, Hawaii operating areas
17Jun2020, arrived in the U.S. 7th Fleet Area of Operations
18Jun-20Jun2020, Philippine Sea
21Jun-23Jun2020,
USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71)
and USS Nimitz (CVN 68) Carrier Strike Groups
conducted dual carrier flight operations
and photo exercise (PHOTOEX) in the Philippine Sea
24Jun-27Jun2020, Apra Harbor, Guam
28Jun2020,
USS Nimitz (CVN 68)
and Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) Carrier Strike Groups
conducted dual carrier operations in the Philippine Sea
29Jun-01Jul2020, Philippine Sea
02Jul-05Jul2020, South China Sea
06Jul2020,
PHOTOEX with the USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) CSG
in the South China Sea
07Jul-08Jul2020, South China Sea
09Jul-13Jul2020, Philippine Sea
14Jul-17Jul2020, South China Sea
18Jul-19Jul2020, transited the Strait of Malacca
20Jul2020,
cooperative exercises with the Indian Navy in the Indian Ocean
21Jul-23Jul2020, Indian Ocean
24Jul2020,
entered the U.S. 5th Fleet Area of Operations in Indian Ocean
25Jul-09Sep2020, North Arabian Sea
10Sep-13Sep2020, Duqm, Oman
14Sep-17Sep2020, North Arabian Sea
18Sep2020, transited the Strait of Hormuz
19Sep-03Nov2020, Persian Gulf
04Nov-07Nov2020, Khalifa bin Salman Port (KBSP), Manama, Bahrain
08Nov2020, Persian Gulf
09Nov2020, transited the Strait of Hormuz
09Nov2020, Gulf of Oman
10Nov-15Nov2020, North Arabian Sea
16Nov-17Nov2020, Malabar 2020 in the North Arabian Sea
18Nov-19Nov2020, Malabar 2020 in the Indian Ocean
20Nov2020,
completed Phase II of the multi-lateral naval exercise Malabar 2020
in the Indian Ocean
20Nov-24Nov2020,
cooperative deployment with Royal Australian Navy
in the Indian Ocean
25Nov-01Dec2020, Indian Ocean
02Dec-20Dec2020, North Arabian Sea
21Dec2020-07Jan2021, Arabian Sea
08Jan-27Jan2021, North Arabian Sea
28Feb-03Feb2021, Indian Ocean
04Feb-05Feb2021, transited the Strait of Malacca
06Feb-09Feb2021, South China Sea
10Feb2021, transited the San Bernardino Straight
10Feb-16Feb2021, Philippine Sea
17Feb-18Feb2021, Pac
19Feb-25Feb2021, EastPac
26Feb-28Feb2021, San Diego
01Mar-06Mar2021, EastPac
07Mar2021, returned to Kitsap-Bremerton
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2025, scheduled to decommission
Mar.10, 2021
USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69)
CVW-3
( AC )
Home Port : Norfolk, VA.
Back log
25Aug2021,
entered the Norfolk Naval Shipyard in Portsmouth
for a Planned Incremental Availability (PIA)
Sep.15, 2021
USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70)
CVW-2
( NE )
Home Port : San Diego, CA.
Back log
02Aug2021, departed San Diego for a scheduled deployment
02Aug-06Aug2021, Southern California Operating Areas
07Aug-12Aug2021, EastPac
13Aug-20Aug2021, Hawaiian Islands Operating Areas
22Aug-27Aug2021, U.S. 7th Fleet Area of Operations
28Aug-30Aug2021, Fleet Activities Yokosuka, Japan
31Aug2021, waters off the coast of Japan
01Sep-04Sep2021, Philippine Sea
05Sep-15Sep2021, South China Sea
16Sep-11Oct2021, Philippine Sea
12Oct-17Oct2021,
maritime exercise MALABAR 2021
and Maritime Partnership Exercise (MPX) 2021
in the Bay of Bengal
18Oct-22Oct2021, Indian Ocean
23Oct-24Oct2021, Andaman Sea
24Oct-25Oct2021, transited the Malacca Strait
25Oct2021, transited the Strait of Singapore
26Oct2021, South China Sea
Oct.27, 2021
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
Jul.28, 2021
USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72)
CVW-9
( NG )
Home Port : San Diego, CA.
Back log
01Jul2021, departed San Diego
01Jul-22Jul2021, Southern California Operating Areas
23Jul2021, returned to San Diego
03Aug2021, departed San Diego
03Aug-15Aug2021,
Large Scale Exercise 21
in the Southern California Operating Areas
16Aug2021, returned to San Diego
26Aug2021, departed San Diego
26Aug-03Sep2021,
FRS Carrier Qualifications
in the Southern California Operating Areas
04Sep2021, returned to San Diego
Sep.8, 2021
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)
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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
20Sep2021, departed Norfolk
for Board of Inspection and Survey (INSURV)
21Sep2021, returned to Norfolk
30Sep2021, departed Norfolk
for Composite Training Unit Exercise (COMPTUEX)
30Sep-25Oct2021,
COMPTUEX in the Virginia Capes Operating Areas
Oct.27, 2021
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)
19May2020,
departed Yokosuka
to support security and stability in the Indo-Pacific region
20May-25May2021, Carrier Qualifications in the waters south of Japan
26May-12Jun2021, east of Okinawa
13Jun-17Jun2021, South China Sea
18Jun-19Jun2021, transited the Malacca Strait
19Jun2021, Andaman Sea
20Jun-24Jun2021, Indian Ocean
25Jun2021, entered the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations
25Jun-11Jul2021, North Arabian Sea
12Jul2021,
USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) and HMS Queen Elizabeth (R 08)
operate in formation in the Gulf of Aden
13Jul-17Sep2021, North Arabian Sea
18Sep-23Sep2021, Indian Ocean
24Sep-25Sep2021, transited the Malacca Strait
25Sep2021,South China Sea
26Sep2021, transited the San Bernardino Strait
26Sep-05Oct2021, Philippine Sea
06Oct-15Oct2021, off the south coast of Japan
16Oct2021, returned to Yokosuka
Oct.20, 2021
USS George H.W. Bush (CVN 77)
CVW-7
( AG )
Home Port : Norfolk, VA.
Back log
24Oct2021, departed Norfolk
24Oct-25Oct2021, Virginia Capes Operating Areas
Oct.27, 2021
USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78)
CVW-8
( AJ )
Home Port : Norfolk, VA.
Back log
20Aug2021,
moved from Naval Station Norfolk to Newport News Shipyard
for a six-month Planned Incremental Availability (PIA)
Aug.25, 2021
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)
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FY2022 : Commissioned
Jul.29, 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
FY2028 : Commissioned
Jul.29, 2020
USS Doris Miller (CVN 81)
20Jan2020,
Naming Ceremony at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii
-------[ Schedule ]-------------------------
FY2023 : Laid down
FY2028 : Launched
FY2032 : Commissioned
Jul.29, 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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