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The US Navy’s $13 Billion Supercarrier Inches Closer to Combat Deployment
July 19, 2018
The US Navy’s $13 Billion Supercarrier Inches Closer to Combat Deployment
The U.S. Navy’s newest aircraft carrier began a post-availability shakedown period on July 15.
The US Navy’s $13 Billion Supercarrier Inches Closer to Combat Deployment
US Navy’s $13 Billion Supercarrier Just Got Even More Expensive
May 15, 2018
US Navy’s $13 Billion Supercarrier Just Got Even More Expensive
The U.S. Navy’s most expansive warship ever just got even pricier due to the need to fix a previously undisclosed failure at sea.
US Navy’s $13 Billion Supercarrier Just Got Even More Expensive
US Navy’s New $13 Billion Supercarrier Suffers Another Failure
May 10, 2018
US Navy’s New $13 Billion Supercarrier Suffers Another Failure
The new aircraft carrier’s propulsion system suffered a previously undisclosed failure in January, forcing the ship to return to port.
US Navy’s New $13 Billion Supercarrier Suffers Another Failure
US Navy, Pentagon Agree to Shock Test $13 Billion Supercarrier
April 06, 2018
US Navy, Pentagon Agree to Shock Test $13 Billion Supercarrier
Shock trials for the U.S. Navy’s newest nuclear-powered aircraft carrier will proceed as planned.
US Navy, Pentagon Agree to Shock Test $13 Billion Supercarrier
Making a 355-Ship Fleet Reality: US Navy Considers Buying 2 Supercarriers at Once
March 22, 2018
Making a 355-Ship Fleet Reality: US Navy Considers Buying 2 Supercarriers at Once
The U.S. Navy is considering whether to buy its next two aircraft carriers together instead of individually.
Making a 355-Ship Fleet Reality: US Navy Considers Buying 2 Supercarriers at Once
US Navy Wants to Delay Shock Trials of $13 Billion Supercarrier
February 09, 2018
US Navy Wants to Delay Shock Trials of $13 Billion Supercarrier
The U.S. Navy is seeking to postpone shock trials for its new nuclear-powered aircraft carrier.
US Navy Wants to Delay Shock Trials of $13 Billion Supercarrier
US Navy’s New $13 Billion Supercarrier Completes First Flight Operations
July 31, 2017
US Navy’s New $13 Billion Supercarrier Completes First Flight Operations
The lead ship of the U.S. Navy’s new class of aircraft carriers conducted its first fixed-wing flight operations at sea.
US Navy’s New $13 Billion Supercarrier Completes First Flight Operations
US Commissions New 100,000-Ton Supercarrier USS <em>Gerald R. Ford</em>
July 24, 2017
US Commissions New 100,000-Ton Supercarrier USS Gerald R. Ford
The lead ship of the Ford-class is the most expensive warship ever built for the U.S. Navy.
US Commissions New 100,000-Ton Supercarrier USS Gerald R. Ford
US Navy Sets Commissioning Date for $13 Billion Nuclear-Powered Supercarrier
June 22, 2017
US Navy Sets Commissioning Date for $13 Billion Nuclear-Powered Supercarrier
The U.S. Navy’s most expensive warship ever will be commissioned in July.
US Navy Sets Commissioning Date for $13 Billion Nuclear-Powered Supercarrier
US Navy Accepts Delivery of $13 Billion Nuclear-Powered Supercarrier
June 04, 2017
US Navy Accepts Delivery of $13 Billion Nuclear-Powered Supercarrier
The lead ship of the U.S. Navy’s new class of aircraft carriers was delivered to the service on May 31.
US Navy Accepts Delivery of $13 Billion Nuclear-Powered Supercarrier
Carrier Wars: Imagine a US Navy Without the F/A-18 Super Hornet
November 17, 2015
Carrier Wars: Imagine a US Navy Without the F/A-18 Super Hornet
What would a U.S. Navy without the F/A-18 Super Hornet look like?
Carrier Wars: Imagine a US Navy Without the F/A-18 Super Hornet
US-India Aircraft Carrier Working Group Meets
August 22, 2015
US-India Aircraft Carrier Working Group Meets
Plus, Chinese hackers target India, Modi and Obama set up a hotline, and more. Weekend links.
US-India Aircraft Carrier Working Group Meets
Solving the US Navy's Carrier Fleet Puzzle
January 16, 2015
Solving the US Navy's Carrier Fleet Puzzle
The United States' Navy still faces a vibrant debate on the future of its aircraft carriers and supercarriers.
Solving the US Navy's Carrier Fleet Puzzle
South Korea May Be Stealing US Defense Technology
October 30, 2013
South Korea May Be Stealing US Defense Technology
Plus, China eyes new U.S. ships warily. Mid-week defense and security links.
South Korea May Be Stealing US Defense Technology
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