Photos Aircraft Carriers

Charles de Gaulle, escorted by FREMM Aquitaine and Karel Doorman-class frigate Leopold 1, crossing the straight of Ormuz on her way back to Toulon after commanding TF 50 during the Arromanches 2 deployment, February 2016.
HMS Queen Elizabeth conducting "wind ship" this morning, with work on Port side finished she is turned back to starboard side to the Jetty. The carrier is currently having post deployment works carried out across the ship, with the large white tents for resurfacing of the flight deck.


An aerial port quarter view of the British aircraft carrier HMS INVINCIBLE (R-05) underway during the NATO exercise Display Determination '91,
The U.S. Navy aircraft carrier USS Hancock (CVA-19) moored alongside Pier J at the Naval Air Station North Island, California (USA), on 18 July 1970. The carriers USS Midway (CVA-41), USS Kitty Hawk (CVA-63), and USS Ticonderoga (CVS-14) (left to right) are tied up at the quay wall.
18 July 1970

The U.S. Navy aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN-75) underway in the Atlantic Ocean on 11 September 2018. Harry S. Truman, with assigned Carrier Air Wing 1 (CVW-1), was deployed to the Atlantic Ocean since 28 August 2018.
Aircraft carrier USS Lexington (CV-2) leaving San Diego, California (USA), on 14 October 1941. Planes parked on her flight deck include Brewster F2A-1 fighters (parked forward), Douglas SBD scout-bombers (amidships) and Douglas TBD-1 torpedo planes (aft). Note the false bow wave painted on her hull, forward, and badly chalked condition of the hull's camouflage paint.

Landing Helicopter Dock LHD Trieste conducts sea trials, Aug 2021

Cavour (550) participates in Neptune Strike 22 in the Adriatic Sea. Feb 2022
USS Nimitz (CVN-68) departs Puget Sound Naval Shipyard after a Planned Incremental Availability. USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN-71) in drydock behind her. Feb. 7, 2022
ex USS Independence (L) and USS Kitty Hawk (R) awaiting scrapping at Bremerton WA (580 × 763)


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An aerial view of various aircraft lining the flight decks of the U.S. Navy aircraft carrier USS USS Independence (CV-62), top, and USS Midway (CV-41) moored beside each other at Naval Station Pearl Harbor, Hawaii (USA), on 23 August 1991. Midway was en route from Naval Station, Yokosuka, Japan, to Naval Air Station North Island, California (USA), where it was decommissioned on 11 April 1992. Independence travelled to Yokosuka to take over as the U.S. Navy's forward-based aircraft carrier.


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