The bow of the former USS Enterprise (CVN-65), February 2016, in Dry Dock 11, Newport News, VA, where she was built over 50 years earlier. Photo ©Huntington Ingalls Industries. [1068 x 1068]

The bow of the former USS Enterprise (CVN-65), February 2016, in Dry Dock 11, Newport News, VA, where she was built over 50 years earlier. Photo ©Huntington Ingalls Industries. [1068 x 1068]

An aerial view of Hunter’s Point Naval Shipyard, San Francisco, California, with three docked aircraft carriers on 25 August 1971. The carriers are the USS Ranger (CVA-61) in dry dock, USS Coral Sea (CVA-43), and the USS Hancock (CVA-19) (left). [2936 x 2364]

An aerial view of Hunter’s Point Naval Shipyard, San Francisco, California, with three docked aircraft carriers on 25 August 1971. The carriers are the USS Ranger (CVA-61) in dry dock, USS Coral Sea (CVA-43), and the USS Hancock (CVA-19) (left).… Continue Reading

Minehunters HMS QUORN (M41) and HMS ATHERSTONE (M38) at the Minor War Vessels Centre of Specialisation, Portsmouth Naval Base, UK, 2016 / shed previously used to construct larger segments of carriers QUEEN ELIZABETH and PRINCE OF WALES. [1200×857]

Minehunters HMS QUORN (M41) and HMS ATHERSTONE (M38) at the Minor War Vessels Centre of Specialisation, Portsmouth Naval Base, UK, 2016 / shed previously used to construct larger segments of carriers QUEEN ELIZABETH and PRINCE OF WALES. [1200×857]