Last update on Aug.21, 2019

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
20Jun2019, departed Kitsap-Bremerton
20Jun-23Jun2019, EastPac
24Jun2019, San Diego
25Jun-02Jul2019,
flight deck certification and carrier qualifications,
off the coast of Southern California
03Jul-09Jul2019, San Diego
10Jul-20Jul2019, off the coast of Southern California
21Jul2019, San Diego
22Jul-23Jul2019, EastPac
24Jul2019, returned to Kitsap-Bremerton
Jul.31, 2019
USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69)
CVW-3
( AC )
Home Port : Norfolk, VA.
Back log
06Aug2019, departed Norfolk
07Aug2019, returned to Norfolk
11Aug2019, departed Norfolk
11Aug-15Aug2019, Virginia Capes Operating Areas
16Aug2019, returned to Norfolk
Aug.21, 2019
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
23Jun2019, departed San Diego
23Jun-04Jul2019, off the coast of Southern California
05Jul2019, returned to San Diego
15Jul2019, departed San Diego
15Jul-01Aug2019, off the coast of Southern California
02Aug2019, returned to San Diego
Aug.7, 2019
USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72)
CVW-7
( AG )
Home Port : Norfolk, VA.
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-19Aug2019, North Arabian Sea
Aug.21, 2019
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
10Aug2019, departed Norfolk
10Aug-14Aug2019, Virginia Capes Operating Areas
15Aug2019, returned to Norfolk
18Aug2019, departed Norfolk
18Aug-19Aug2019, Virginia Capes Operating Areas
Aug.21, 2019
USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75)
CVW-1
( AB )
Home Port : Norfolk, VA.
Back log
05Jul2019, departed Norfolk
05Jul-06Jul2019, WestLant
07Jul-03Aug2019,
composite training unit exercise (COMPTUEX),
off the coast of Florida
04Aug2019, WestLant
05Aug2019, returned to Norfolk
Aug.7, 2019
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)
22May2019,
departed Yokosuka for a Western Pacific Summer Patrol
23May-27May2019, Carrier Qualifications in the waters south of Japan
28May2019, Western Pacific Ocean
29May-04Jun2019 Philippine Sea
06Jun-13Jun2019, South China Sea
14Jun-18Jun2019 Philippine Sea
19Jun-20Jun2019, South China Sea
21Jun-02Jul2019, Philippine Sea
03Jul-04Jul2019, Coral Sea
05Jul-09Jul2019, pulled into Brisbane, Australia
10Jul-24Jul2019,
biennial exercise Talisman Sabre 2019 in the Coral Sea
25Jul-06Aug2019, Philippine Sea
07Aug-10Aug2019, off the coast of Manila, Republic of the Philippines
11Aug-15Aug2019, Philippine Sea
16Aug-19Aug2019, Western Pacific Ocean
Aug.21, 2019
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
15Jul2018,
moved to Newport News Shipbuilding
to begin a Post Shakedown Availability (PSA)
Aug.29, 2018
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
25Aug2015, celebrated the keel laying
28Sep2018,
The final piece of the underwater hull of CVN 79 is lowered into place
Oct.3, 2018
USS Enterprise (CVN 80) -------[ Schedule ]-------------------------
FY2018 : Laid down
FY2023 : Launched
FY2025 : Commissioned
FY2027 : replace CVN-68 Nimitz
Dec.5, 2012
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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